July 7, 2021

Development of the Schroth method

Scoliosis was recognized at the 5th century BC, when Hippocrates described it, and also treatment for scoliosis. At the end of the 20th century, Katharina Schroth developed a three-dimensional treatment for the correction of scoliosis. From 1921, a new form of non-operative treatment of scoliosis began, which consisted of specific postural corrections, a corrective breathing pattern and correction of postural perception.
December 15, 2020

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

The most frequently noted long-term sequlae of untreated AIS are curve progression, back pain, cardiopulmonary problems and psyhosocial cocerns.