Effect of a spinal brace on postural control in different sensory conditions in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: A preliminary analysis

Gür G., Dilek B., Ayhan Ç., Şimşek İ. E. , Aras Ö. , Aksoy S., ...More

GAIT & POSTURE, vol.41, no.1, pp.93-99, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2014.09.001
  • Title of Journal : GAIT & POSTURE
  • Page Numbers: pp.93-99


Background: Despite the positive effects of spinal braces on postural stability, they may constrain movement, resulting in poor balance control in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). Therefore, assessment of postural dynamics may aid in designing new less-constraining braces.