Pediatrics

November 2019

Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)

  • A 2019 systematic review appraised the evidence for the effectiveness of Schroth exercises compared to other non-surgical management to reduce the progression of AIS. Level II evidence suggests that Schroth exercises have a significant effect on reducing the Cobb angle and improving QOL in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis.

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A literature synthesis of Chiropractic Care in Pediatrics — an academically rigorous analysis of all the available scientific literature using internationally accepted tools to rate each article according to specific criteria indicating only what we can conclude with supportable, scientific evidence.