"Braces" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Orthopedic appliances used to support, align, or hold parts of the body in correct position. (Dorland, 28th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Braces" by people in Profiles.
Wong KE, Gorton GE, Tashjian DB, Tirabassi MV, Moriarty KP. Evaluation of the treatment of pectus carinatum with compressive orthotic bracing using three dimensional body scans. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Jun; 49(6):924-7.
Horodyski M, DiPaola CP, Conrad BP, Rechtine GR. Cervical collars are insufficient for immobilizing an unstable cervical spine injury. J Emerg Med. 2011 Nov; 41(5):513-9.
Como JJ, Diaz JJ, Dunham CM, Chiu WC, Duane TM, Capella JM, Holevar MR, Khwaja KA, Mayglothling JA, Shapiro MB, Winston ES. Practice management guidelines for identification of cervical spine injuries following trauma: update from the eastern association for the surgery of trauma practice management guidelines committee. J Trauma. 2009 Sep; 67(3):651-9.
Goldberg AP, Tobin J, Daigneau J, Griffith RT, Reinert SE, Jenny C. Bruising frequency and patterns in children with physical disabilities. Pediatrics. 2009 Aug; 124(2):604-9.
Sawers A, DiPaola CP, Rechtine GR. Suitability of the noninvasive halo for cervical spine injuries: a retrospective analysis of outcomes. Spine J. 2009 Mar; 9(3):216-20.
Kim DH, Vaccaro AR, Affonso J, Jenis L, Hilibrand AS, Albert TJ. Early predictive value of supine and upright X-ray films of odontoid fractures treated with halo-vest immobilization. Spine J. 2008 Jul-Aug; 8(4):612-8.
Shelton YA. Scoliosis and kyphosis in adolescents: diagnosis and management. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2007 May; 18(1):121-39, x.
Kotelnicki JJ, Bote HO, Mitts KG. The management of clavicle fractures. JAAPA. 2006 Sep; 19(9):50, 53-4, 56.
Banever GT, Konefal SH, Gettens K, Moriarty KP. Nonoperative correction of pectus carinatum with orthotic bracing. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2006 Apr; 16(2):164-7.
Rosen A, Gamble JG, Vallier H, Bloch D, Smith L, Rinsky LA. Analysis of radiographic measurements as prognostic indicators of treatment success in patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip. J Pediatr Orthop B. 1999 Apr; 8(2):118-21.