Specifically discussed are developmental hip dysplasia
, Legg-Calve-Perth syndrome, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, limb-length discrepancies and limb deficiency, limb and spinal fractures, and sports medicine.
10-16) A positive family history for developmental hip dysplasia
may be found in 12% to 33% of patients who have DDH.
Community practitioners have a unique role working with families and young children, and can prove vital in preventing problems associated with developmental hip dysplasia
(DDH), which may affect a child for the rest of its life.
From 1942 to 2009, he published more than 120 scientific papers on clubfoot and conditions such as developmental hip dysplasia
, Perthes disease, skeletal dysplasia, and scoliosis.
Introductory chapters covering anatomy, tissue healing, and the principles of fractures are followed by those focusing on disorders such as rheumatic diseases and developmental hip dysplasia
Transrectal ultrasound for prostate or rectal cancer - biopsy/staging; Pelvic Ultrasound in Females; Sonohysterosalpingraphy; Obstetrical Ultrasonography; Scrotal Ultrasonography; Retroperitoneal Ultrasonography; Developmental Hip Dysplasia
Detection by Ultrasonography; Ultrasound of peripheral sites (tibia, phalanges) for the selection of patients for pharmacologic treatment of osteoporosis; Radiology guideline resources/web links.
9-13) The indications are currently expanding to include other causes of secondary arthritis, such as osteonecrosis, developmental hip dysplasia
, and Perthes disease, although the results may be less predictable.