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Orthotic Braces for Idiopathic Scoliosis: Guidelines

Last updated: August 23, 2019
Project Number: RB1384-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of orthotics for the treatment of children with early and late onset idiopathic scoliosis?

Key Message

One systematic review was identified regarding evidence-based guidelines for the use of orthotics in the treatment of children with late onset idiopathic scoliosis. In addition, one evidence-based guideline was identified regarding the use of orthotic treatment for early and late onset idiopathic scoliosis. No relevant health technology assessments were identified.