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Fig. 4 | Scoliosis

Fig. 4

From: The new Lyon ARTbrace versus the historical Lyon brace: a prospective case series of 148 consecutive scoliosis with short time results after 1 year compared with a historical retrospective case series of 100 consecutive scoliosis; SOSORT award 2015 winner

Fig. 4

Overcorrection of a long lateral thoraco-lumbar curve. When the deviation is accompanied by very little deformation of the vertebral body, it is possible to completely reverse the curvature with an overcorrecting brace. Stereos shows the complete translation mirrored. There is also a realignment of the curves in the sagittal plane of the spine with recentering on the gravity line. Such result can be expected with many other asymmetrical braces but there is only one asymmetrical high rigidity brace

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