Gregory A. Schmale

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Dynamic ankle-foot orthoses (DAFOs), with free plantarflexion, are frequently prescribed to facilitate the gross motor skills of children with cerebral palsy. Employing a randomized crossover design, this project documents the short-term effect of DAFOs in 23 ambulatory children with cerebral palsy aged 1.9 to 7.3 years. Significant improvements in(More)
PURPOSE To test the hypothesis that collecting material for culture from metaphyseal bone of the ilium and proximal femur at the time of a hip aspiration will increase the sensitivity to detect an infectious organism in patients with presumed septic arthritis of the hip. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed a series of 36 patients with presumed septic(More)
Multiple Osteochondromas (MO) is a disease of benign bony growths with a low incidence of malignant transformation. Secondary chondrosarcoma in children is rare even in children with MO. Making a diagnosis of malignancy in low-grade cartilage tumors is challenging and requires consideration of clinical, radiographic, and histopathological factors. We report(More)
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