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Table 13 Policy factors as it pertains to AIS

From: Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis screening for school, community, and clinical health promotion practice utilizing the PRECEDE-PROCEED model

Factor Problem
Intra-professional Whose recommendation carries more weight?
Who is most qualified to perform screenings?
Who has the best available data?
Inter-professional Unknown as research has not compiled political forces.
Dependant upon community value/agenda; state law.