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Current Status of Bracing in Adults and Adolescents: An SRS-SOSORT Collaboration
Join the SRS Non-Operative Committee and the Society on Scoliosis Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT) for a webinar analyzing the current evidence and practice guidelines for bracing for adolescent and adult patients with spinal deformity.

Learning Objectives
In this webinar, the learner will be able to:
1. Describe the new 3-D braces from Europe and the US and contrast differences and similarities.
2. Better understand fabrication, fitting and in-brace scoliosis correction from the standpoint of the Orthotist
3. Identify best practice guidelines for brace treatment of Idiopathic scoliosis in Adults and Adolescents.

Moderator: Brian G. Smith, MD
09:00-09:01 Introduction
Brian G. Smith, MD
09:01-09:08 General: Adult Bracing, Indication, Goals and Outcomes | United States
Lloyd A. Hey, MD, MS
09:08-09:15 General: Adult Bracing, Indication, Goals and Outcomes | Italy
Fabio Zaina, MD
09:15-09:22 Orthotist Training, Specialization and Experience
Luke Stikeleather, CO
09:22-09:29 Bracing 101: Indications, Team, Best Practices, Follow-up
Michael L. Schmitz, MD
09:29-09:36 Bracing 101: European Bracing Practice
Stefano Negrini, MD
09:36-09:43 Rigo-Cheneau: Principles of Correction and Fabrication
John Tunney, BOCPO
09:43-09:50 Rigo-Cheneau: Clinical Outcomes
Nigel J. Price, MD
09:50-09:57 Boston 3-D Brace: Principles of Correction and Fabrication
James Wynne, CPO
09:57-10:04 Boston 3-D Brace: Clinical Outcomes
M. Timothy Hresko, MD
10:04-10:10 Bracing in the Future: Emerging New Technology in Bracing
David L. Skaggs, MD, MMM
10:10-10:30 Discussion & Questions

Nov 7, 2021 09:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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