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Table 2 Clinical measurements in Case 1 at onset of RSC bracing and subsequently

From: Application of different measures of skeletal maturity in initiating weaning from a brace for scoliosis: two case reports

  Initial measurements Weaning after 7 months At Risser 5
Cobb angle (degrees)    
- Thoracic 19 (T3-T11) 20 26
- Lumbar 21 (T12-L4) 17 18
Rotation of apical vertebra (degrees)    
- Thoracic 10(T8) 10 10
- Lumbar 15 (L1) 15 15
Scoliometer (degrees)    
- Thoracic 7 5 7
- Lumbar 5 3 4
Peak flow (ml/s) 390 470 480
Height (cm) 159.3 158 159
Kyphosis (degrees)   24 31
Lordosis (degrees)   50 51