Professional Papers

Treatment safety in idiopathic scoliosis

28.05.2013 · 17:06:12

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There are many different technical possibilities and philosophies in the conservative treatment of idiopathic scoliosis (IS). The important thing is that the goals of treatment are clearly defined.

These are primarily to prevent progression from the beginning to the end of treatment time. Depending on the initial situation and compliance – that is, all factors influencing the course of treatment.

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Trunk orthoses manufactured with the aid of Ortholutions CAD techniques

25.06.2003 · 16:10:09

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The reliability of the medical treatment of scoliosis using braces must be improved. The original Chêneau treatment is still based on two different curve patterns.
The Rigo classification can lead to a better reliability of treatment, especially since 15 different curve patterns are taken into consideration here.

The reliability of treatment is also increased when the specialist himself uses CAD techniques to select the brace.

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