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Onasemnogene abeparvovec yielded clinically meaningful responses and a favorable benefit-risk profile for patients with spinal muscular atrophy type 1, according to findings from a recent phase 3 trial.
The USPSTF first released a screening recommendation for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in 2004. Recently, the USPSTF evaluated existing evidence on the benefits and harms of screening for the condition in order to update their previous statement.
A recent study sought to determine if fibromyalgia was an independent predictor of asthma severity and poor asthma control among patients with both comorbidities.
While yoga has been found to be effective for patients with mild to moderate low back pain, its efficacy in comparison to physical therapy remains unknown. A recent noninferiority trial compared the effects of yoga on pain and function with physical therapy among patients with chronic low back pain.
Current treatments for fibromyalgia can be limited or restrictive. Therefore, in a new study, researchers aimed to examine the effects of home-based light therapy on pain sensitivity and function in patients with fibromyalgia.
In a recent study, researchers aimed to define the prevalence of fibromyalgia among the general population.
One parent asks whether scoliosis screenings in school are really necessary, and do they make a difference in the health of a child?
Obese patients present to orthopedic surgeons with greater scoliosis curve magnitudes than non-obese patients, according to a new study.
Physicians need to exercise their empathic muscle with these patients.
Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine from left to right. It’s normal for human spines to curve if you look at someone from the side. But from the front, the spine should be more-or-less straight.