Table 3

Characteristics of the population at the beginning of treatment with Lyon brace and at its definitive removal
Variable Group Mean at the beginning of treatment Mean at the definitive brace removal
Age Girls 13 years 3 months 15 years 7 months
Boys 14 years 7 months 16 years
Cobb angle Double-major 35,5°/30,1° 31,4°/27,1°
Thoracic 35,5° 32,6°
Thoraco-lumbar 33,9° 31,8°
Theoretical VC Girls 3,3 l. 3,8 l.
Boys 4 l. 4,1 l.
FVC Girls 2,4 l. 2,7 l.
Boys 3,1 l. 3 l.

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Bernard et al. Scoliosis 2013 8:3   doi:10.1186/1748-7161-8-3

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