[Comparison of the prognostic value of the Catterall and Herring classification in patients with Perthes disease].

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QUESTION Investigation of the predictive value of the Catterall- as compared to the Herring-classification in patients with Perthes disease. METHOD A radiological follow-up study including 53 patients with a total of 59 affected hips was carried out. In the initial diagnosis the Catterall-, Waldenström- and Herring-stages were assessed. The epiphyseal… (More)

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@article{Meurer1999ComparisonOT, title={[Comparison of the prognostic value of the Catterall and Herring classification in patients with Perthes disease].}, author={Aaron Meurer and M. Schwitalle and Th. Humke and Toni Rosendahl and Josef Heine}, journal={Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und ihre Grenzgebiete}, year={1999}, volume={137 2}, pages={168-72} }