This morning whiule searching for information about the Charleston Brace in response to a question from the fellow on the bracing forum, I came across an interesting Blog.

I did a search and I see I am not the first to have brought it to folks attantion, Chris WBS mentioned it about a year and a half ago.

This surgeon keeps a very active Blog, (over 300 posts in the last 2 years). Obviously I havent read all of it but the first post I came across was interesting
natural history of adolescent scoliosis where he talks about some of the research on the topic.

His main blog page is
You might consider bookmarking it.
and if anyone reads something particularly interesting perhaps you can bring it to folks attention and we can discuss it on this thread.