back brace

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Noun1.back brace - a brace worn to support the backback brace - a brace worn to support the back  
brace - a support that steadies or strengthens something else; "he wore a brace on his knee"
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(33) measured the real wearing time of a thoracolumbosacral orthosis with four pressure-sensitive buttons, and it was reported that environmental conditions did not affect the measurements.
Although rigid bracing (thoracolumbosacral orthosis) is common in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, there are little data supporting this practice.
reported satisfactory results from conservative treatment of patients with intact posterior elements and dorsolumbar burst fractures, with early ambulation in a thoracolumbosacral orthosis (TLSO).