SRS Newsletter
June 2012
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Non-Operative Annual Meeting Lunchtime Symposium

Nigel J. Price, MD
Non-Operative Committee Chair

Nigel J. Price, MD

The Non-Operative Committee will be hosting a Lunchtime Symposium which will give an international perspective on current non-operative techniques for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. The symposium will review the current status of school-screening, concepts in bracing techniques and how to achieve optimum results with bracing. The evidence for scoliosis specific exercise will be reviewed. The quality of life measures for non-operative treatments will be discussed. The presentation will summarize the current evidence for non-operative therapies and will be given by an international panel of experts in non-operative care.