Underarm Brace | definition of Underarm Brace by Medical dictionary
Boston brace (redirected from Underarm Brace)
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
A low-profile plastic thoracolumbosacral orthosis (spinal jacket) with no metal suprastructure, used to treat mild to moderate lower thoracic and lumbar scoliosis.
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The TLSO is an underarm brace
, which means that it fits under the arm and around the rib cage, lower back, and hips.