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    I am trying to find a table that was published in...

    I am trying to find a table that was published in the 1980s I think that showed the zero or near zero progression to surgery territory in small curves but I am instead finding papers that show a...
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    https://www.thespinejournalonline.com/article/S152...

    https://www.thespinejournalonline.com/article/S1529-9430(19)30878-2/pdf
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    Concerneddad, I am very impressed with your...

    Concerneddad, I am very impressed with your command of this field. I confidently class you among the top players I have seen post in this sandbox. Dustin you are pretty good also. It is refreshing...
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    My name is Sharon. I point it out only because I...

    My name is Sharon. I point it out only because I intend to use "Susan" if I am ever accepted into the Federal Witness Protection Program, a life goal of mine. So I would appreciate if you not use...
  5. I think that is correct but you should join that...

    I think that is correct but you should join that facebook group to get the most recent facts. They would know it. At the time of this thread only one adult was tethered and I think another was...
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    Hey Dustin, check this out... success of part...

    Hey Dustin, check this out... success of part time bracing in JIS...

    https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/8b51/701c8af17786c7b56df611891205f50c88c0.pdf

    This is part of the train wreck literature...
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    That sounds like just another factor why...

    That sounds like just another factor why orthopedic surgeons don't sweat the details on measurements and just need to see large changes I suspect.

    As a parent, I sweated every single degree but...
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    First, I corrected the typos in my post! ...

    First, I corrected the typos in my post!

    Second, I think if you practiced, you could consistently identify the most tilted vertebra. Then you just have to carefully find the edge which may be...
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    I associate myself with Concerneddad's response. ...

    I associate myself with Concerneddad's response. :-)

    When it comes to scoliosis, it is CRITICAL to keep the bins in mind. Be very clear about what the base is when people talk about percentages....
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    In terms of AIS, I think the published odds of...

    In terms of AIS, I think the published odds of progression in a <25* are near zero almost irrespective of Risser. There is a reason medical professionals don't brace small curves. And there is ZERO...
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    The AVERAGE GPA of chiro school enrollees is...

    The AVERAGE GPA of chiro school enrollees is 2.90(!), the LOWEST among allied med schools.

    https://www.chirobase.org/03Edu/adm.html

    This is why I don't think it is rationale to go to a chiro...
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    Dustin, here is an example of how spectacularly...

    Dustin, here is an example of how spectacularly misleading the Janzenes page is.

    They report a 100% success rate for treating curves 10*-24*. Sitting on the couch eating ice cream also would have...
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    Here is the entire article and it is pretty wild....

    Here is the entire article and it is pretty wild. It is not the one I was thinking of that showed curve pattern changing in what I think were JIS cases.
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    I think this is the Soucacos paper I mentioned...

    I think this is the Soucacos paper I mentioned earlier but I have to read it to see if the issue if JIS versus AIS is clearly delineated.

    Assessment of curve progression in idiopathic scoliosis
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    https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/the-end-of-chirop...

    https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/the-end-of-chiropractic/
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    I am speaking from THEIR perspective. They think...

    I am speaking from THEIR perspective. They think they are getting this crazy high success rates so THEY should be shouting the results. They may have controls. Besides the BrAIST results which...
  17. This is Linda's area of deep knowledge but for...

    This is Linda's area of deep knowledge but for the top surgeons, the outcomes are probably dictated by the condition of the patient as opposed to any mistakes the surgeon makes. The surgeons take...
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    Oh hey I completely agree and I think surgeons do...

    Oh hey I completely agree and I think surgeons do also. They sometimes seem to not fuse below L3 or L4 on kids because they just don't want to. Dr. Hey talked about a case where he stood on his...
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    By the way the Janzens seem to think that just...

    By the way the Janzens seem to think that just because a kid is wearing a brace, the brace did something. They are not running a controlled study so they can't say how successful the treatment is. ...
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    That is far from obvious given the several cases...

    That is far from obvious given the several cases of JIS they show in their before/after series. Although many JIS cases go south unfortunately, apparently it is not rare so see a reduction in JIS...
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    The bottom line is that extraordinary claims...

    The bottom line is that extraordinary claims require extraordinary proof.

    An alarm went off with your posts because you made several extraordinary claims. It would have been perfectly fine and...
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    I believe you. In re not finding Janzen, this...

    I believe you. In re not finding Janzen, this forum is about a serious medical issue. Most parents have no way or sorting medicine from woo-woo. That's why there is no chiro on here or if there...
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    1. Did either Janzen ask you to post on this...

    1. Did either Janzen ask you to post on this forum?

    2. Does either Janzen know you are posting on this forum?

    3. How did you find this forum?
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    I think if he limits his posts to how his kids...

    I think if he limits his posts to how his kids are doing, stops discussing other patients, and completely drops the mystery as to what the chiros are doing, it might be okay. It is important not to...
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    Linda okay. I think unless he can prove he isnt...

    Linda okay. I think unless he can prove he isnt a chiro, I think the best way forward is to remove all his posts and threads. Chiros do not belong on this forum.
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