TLSO


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TLSO

abbreviation for thoracolumbosacral orthosis.
A brace that is more commonly used than the Milwaukee brace for managing scoliosis
Pros More easily covered by clothing
Cons Not effective for high thoracic or cervical curvature
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EPIC), continuing their focus of developing Ohio's polymer industry by assisting the entrepreneur, has teamed with Rebecca LeBron OTR/L of Back Bracing Concepts to assist in creating and marketing the LeBron TLSO back brace.
We hypothesized that respiratory function would be more compromised by wearing a TLSO without an abdominal cutout both at rest and after exercise.
Wearing a custom-made TLSO (Thoracic-Lumbar-Sacral-Orthotic) with an opening for her J-tube, she can sit up for her therapy.