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    Quote Originally Posted by Ballet Mom View Post
    Once again, it's thoracic curves that are cut off at this point. They got better results with lumbar curves, just like bracing gets better results with lumbar curves.
    Once again, it is NOT necessarily the case that a thoracic curve of 35 degrees would not qualify for VBS alone - it is right at the cutoff and could go either way.
    Last edited by mariaf; 12-08-2009 at 08:53 PM.
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