Developmental dysplasia of the hip in South Australia in 1991: prevalence and risk factors.

@article{Yiv1997DevelopmentalDO,
  title={Developmental dysplasia of the hip in South Australia in 1991: prevalence and risk factors.},
  author={B C Yiv and R Saidin and Peter J. Cundy and J D Tgetgel and Josefa Aguilar and Kieran A. McCaul and Rosemary J Keane and Annabelle Chan and Heather Scott},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  year={1997},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={151-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) in South Australia (SA) in 1991, the proportion of cases detected in the neonatal period and the perinatal risk factors for DDH. METHODOLOGY Cases of DDH born in SA in 1991 were identified from multiple sources and their clinical data linked to perinatal data provided by midwives; five controls per case were obtained randomly from SA livebirths without congenital abnormalities and adjusted odds ratios (OR) for… CONTINUE READING

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