Response to the letter to the editor regarding, "Pulmonary function in children and adolescents with untreated idiopathic scoliosis: a systematic review with meta-regression analysis”

Published:September 08, 2022DOI:
      We would like to thank Mr. André Pontes-Silva, MSc for his kind feedback on our publication in The Spine Journal and for his suggestions to improve future studies on pulmonary function in patients with scoliosis. We wish to emphasize that we did not report any intervention effects in our systematic review with meta-regression analysis. While some of the included studies were intervention studies, we only included baseline data of those patients.
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