SRS Patient Webinar | Brace Treatment in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
This webinar focuses on the rationale behind bracing for AIS, current indications for bracing, different types (styles) of brace, and research supported outcomes of bracing. The webinar is intended to give its audience a scientific overview of the benefits and shortfalls of bracing.
- Why does my doctor want me to wear a brace? (Goal of bracing)
- When do I need to consider wearing a brace? (Indications for bracing)
- What type of brace do I need and when do I wear it? (What to expect during bracing period)
- What will happen with my scoliosis if I do (or do not) wear a brace? (Effectiveness/Outcomes)