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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of the study population

From: SOSORT Award Winner 2015: a multicentre study comparing the SPoRT and ART braces effectiveness according to the SOSORT-SRS recommendations

  ART Sforzesco P
Number 26 26 NS
Males/females ratio 11.54 % 11.54 % NS
Age (years) 14.1 ± 0.3 13.9 ± 0.3 NS
Risser Sign 2.22 ± 0.31 1.78 ± 0.32 NS
Cobb Angle thoracic (degrees) 44.8 ± 2 45.5 ± 2 NS
Cobb Angle lumbar/thoracolumbar (degrees) 43.8 ± 2 46.0 ± 2 NS
ATR thoracic (degrees) 11.8 ± 3.2 11.5 ± 4.2 NS
ATR lumbar/thoracolumbar (degrees) 7.8 ± 4.0 7.1 ± 6.1 NS
Time to first follow-up (months) 6 6 NS