The Milwaukee brace, also known as a cervico-thoraco-lumbo-sacral orthosis or
CTLSO, is a back brace used in the treatment of spinal curvatures in children.
The purpose of the Milwaukee brace is to stabilize and prevent progression of a
deformity in the spine. For this treatment to be successful, the brace must be ...
Jan 5, 2014 ... Our daughter showing how to wear her Milwaukee brace.
The Milwaukee brace is a plastic body jacket used in the treatment of
adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis and Scheuermann's disease. The
Milwaukee brace ...
The Milwaukee Brace (Figure 3.3) is probably the earliest brace specifically
designed to treat scoliosis and has been used world-wide with varied success, ...
The Milwaukee Brace was developed by Dr Walter Blount of Milwaukee,
Wisconsin in the mid 1940's as a removable postoperative immobilization device
for the ...
Definition/Description A Milwaukee brace consists of a neck ring with a throat
mould and two occipital pads to avoid a high pressure in the neck. Other
Jul 11, 2007 ... Braces for treating scoliosis including Boston Brace, Charleston Bending Brace,
Milwaukee and many others.
Aug 26, 2005 ... Many of us read about the Milwaukee Brace in Judy Blume's novel "Deenie," saw
it portrayed in "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion" ...
This section will describe the Milwaukee Brace treatment of scoliosis. The
treatment of idiopathic scoliosis is described as it is the most common application