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Effectiveness after 2 years of braces designed with CAD/CAM and simulations in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis - A randomized controlled trial

Description

Improving computer-assisted design/manufacturing (CAD/CAM) braces with a finite element model (FEM) resulted in lighter, thinner orthoses covering less surface. Overall correction, compliance and quality of life were clinically satisfactory and equivalent for the standard and simulated braces.

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Aymeric Guy
Polytechnique Montreal

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