Will the prominence disappear once the brace is on?

This question, together with others linked to aesthetic concerns, is often asked by parents and by youngsters about to start wearing a brace. After all, scoliosis is characterised by variable and sometimes marked clinical signs at the level of the trunk. The scoliotic prominence, linked to the spinal rotation component of the disease, becomes evident […]

Calling Scoliosis Bracing Experts: how to participate

Aim: To create a classification of braces, with the help…

Tennis doesn’t hurt your back

The Isico study “Adolescent agonistic tennis and spinal diseases,…

Juvenile scoliosis: what it is and how it is treated. The Isico experience

Juvenile scoliosis is defined by an age at diagnosis of between…

Bracing also works in patients who are overweight

According to the Isico study entitled “Overweight…

Why aren’t all braces the same?

How important, in scoliosis treatment, is the type of therapeutic…

Swimming is not a treatment option

Swimming is not a treatment option for scoliosis; on the contrary,…

Eurospine's education program

Isico’s Dr Zaina is part of the team contributing to the new…