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• School Nurse's Guide to Scoliosis (interactive pdf 5mb)
This scoliosis e-book for school nurses and other caregivers details what
to look for, how it's treated--and what it's like to live with scoliosis.
• Patient and Family Guide to Scoliosis (interactive pdf 5mb)
This e-book for patients and families shares information about the
diagnosis and management of scoliosis, and offers advice about how to
live with the condition.
• How to put on a Boston Brace (video, 2 minutes)
Boston Children’s Hospital Orthopedic Center physician demonstrates how
to help a patient with scoliosis correctly put on a Boston Brace.
• Embrace the Brace Digital Slideshow
Patients and providers offer advice to help others with scoliosis thrive while wearing a brace.
• Ongoing research into spinal disorders.
Planning a visit to the Orthopedic Center? Check out our Your Orthopedic Visit page for helpful information on what you can expect.
• American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
• Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)
• Scoliosis Research Society
• Curvy Girls—a peer-led support group for teens with scoliosis
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