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Table 1 The quality and quantity of brace usage for the patients (n = 28)

From: A compliance real-time monitoring system for the management of the brace usage in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients: a pilot study

Parameters The First 3 Months The Latter 3 Months P
Baseline Force (N) 1.23 ± 0.28 /
Mesured Force (N)* 0.61 ± 0.20 0.98 ± 0.26 0.000
Quality Compliance (%)* 49.1 ± 10.4 80.5 ± 19.6 0.000
Prescribed Time (h) 23.0 /
Mesured Time (h)* 12.0 ± 2.4 16.1 ± 1.4 0.000
Quantity Compliance (%)* 52.3 ± 10.8 70.3 ± 6.4 0.000
  1. *p < 0.05
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