Interesting article about position statement on screening from the 4 orthopedic societies :

AAOS, SRS, POSNA and AAP  

https://www.srs.org/about-srs/news-and-announcements/position-statement---screening-for-the-early-detection-for-idiopathic-scoliosis-in-adolescents

http://newsroom.aaos.org/media-resources/news/new-research-reinforces-call-for-early-detection-appropriate-treatment-for-scoliosis-patients.htm

 

Other related links:
http://www.aaos.org/CustomTemplates/Content.aspx?id=22312&ssopc=1

http://www.srs.org/newsletter/issues/december-2015/non-operative-management-committee-update/full-article?utm_source=srs-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=december

Links to publication: 

http://www.biomedcentral.com/collections/schoolscreening