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Table 1 Characteristics of included studies

From: Prevalence of low back pain in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis: a systematic review

Country Citation Sample Size Response Rate Year of publication Risk of bias Study population Case Definition Prevalence period Prevalence (%) Standard error (%)
Canada Theroux et al. [16] 500 Not Applicable 2016 High Adolescents aged 10–17; 85% female LBP >1 day Point 42.0% Not Reported
Japan Makino et al. [17] 98 Not Applicable 2015 High Adolescents; undefined age range; 100% female LBP 1 week 34.7% Not Reported