Quote Originally Posted by hdugger View Post
Or, are the genetic factors just duplicating what we can see - like an 11 year old with a 30 degree curve just has a different genetic profile then a 12 year old with a 20 degree curve.
Partially answering my own question, yes, Lenke finds that 1/3 of Scoliscore's prediction is accounted for by Cobb angle. Not age or Risser - just Cobb angle.