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Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

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by Cresse M

(DDH; Congenital Dysplasia/Dislocation of the Hip [CDH]; Congenital Dysplasia of the Hip; Congenital Dislocation of the Hip; Congenital Subluxability of the Hip; Congenital Hip Dysplasia; Congenital Hip Dislocation; Congenital Hip Subluxability; Dysplasia of the Hip, Developmental)

 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
http://orthoinfo.aaos.org

American Academy of Pediatrics
Healthychildren.org
http://www.healthychildren.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Institute of Child Health
http://www.cich.ca

Canadian Paediatric Society
http://www.cps.ca

 

References


Developmental dysplasia of the hip. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons website. Available at: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00347. Updated April 2009. Accessed May 3, 2013.


Developmental dysplasia of the hip. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php. Updated May 25, 2012. Accessed May 3, 2013.


Developmental dysplasia of the hip. Shriners Hospital for Children website. Available at: http://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org/CareAndTreatment/Orthopaedics/HipDysplasia.aspx. Accessed May 3, 2013.


Hart ES, Albright MB, et al. Developmental dysplasia of the hip: nursing implications and anticipatory guidance for parents. Orthopaedic Nursing. 2006;25:100-111.


Shorter D, Hong T, et al. Screening programmes for developmental dysplasia of the hip in newborn infants. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011;9:CD004595.


Stedman’s Medical Dictionary. 28th ed. Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2005; 599-600.

 

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