References

The information included below is the supporting reference list for key information included in ScoliCare education and marketing materials.  

References are arranged according to the document or flyer they appear in.

  1. Li, WY., Chau, P.H., Dai, Y. et al. The Prevalence and Negative Effects of Thoracic Hyperkyphosis on Chinese Community-Dwelling Older Adults in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. J Nutr Health Aging 25, 57–63 (2021). Available here.
  1. Weinstein S, Dolan, LA., Cheng, JC., Danielsson, A., Morcuende, JA. (2008) Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Lancet 371:1527-1537
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  3. Weinstein S (1986) Idiopathic scoliosis. Natural history. . Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 11:780-783
  4. Weinstein S, Dolan, L, Spratt, K., Peterson, K., Spoonamore, M., and Ponseti, I. (2003) Health and function of patients with untreated idiopathic scoliosis: A 50-year natural history study. JAMA 289:559-567. doi: doi:10.1001/jama.289.5.559
  5. Asher MA, Burton DC (2006) Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Natural history and long term treatment effects. Scoliosis 1:2-2. doi: 10.1186/1748-7161-1-2
  6. McAviney J, Roberts C, Sullivan B, Alevras AJ, Graham PL, Brown BT. The prevalence of adult de novo scoliosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur Spine J. 2020 Dec;29(12):2960-2969. doi: 10.1007/s00586-020-06453-0. Epub 2020 May 22. PMID: 32440771.
  7. 6. Schwab F, Dubey A, Gamez L, El Fegoun AB, Hwang K, Pagala M, Farcy JP (2005) Adult scoliosis: prevalence, SF-36, and nutritional parameters in an elderly volunteer population. Spine 30(9):1082–1085
  8. Karavidas, N., Tzatzaliaris, D. Brace and Physiotherapeutic Scoliosis Specific Exercises (PSSE) for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS) treatment: a prospective study following Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) criteria. Arch Physiother 12, 22 (2022). doi: 10.1186/s40945-022-00150-5
  9. Wise C, Xiachong, G, Gordon D, Herring, J. Understanding Genetic Factors in Idiopathic Scoliosis, a Complex Disease of Childhood. Curr Genomics. 2008 Mar; 9(1): 51–59. doi: 10.2174/138920208783884874

Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Prevalence:

Konieczny MR, Senyurt H, Krauspe R. Epidemiology of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Journal of Children’s Orthopaedics. 2013;7(1):3-9.

Adult Degenerative Scoliosis Prevalence:

McAviney J, Roberts C, Sullivan B, Alevras AJ, Graham PL, Brown BT. The prevalence of adult de novo scoliosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur Spine J. 2020 Dec;29(12):2960-2969. doi: 10.1007/s00586-020-06453-0. Epub 2020 May 22. PMID: 32440771.

Schwab F, Dubey A, Gamez L, El Fegoun AB, Hwang K, Pagala M, Farcy JP (2005) Adult scoliosis: prevalence, SF-36, and nutritional parameters in an elderly volunteer population. Spine 30(9):1082–1085