Inter-observer reliability of radiographic classifications and measurements in the assessment of Perthes' disease.

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We evaluated the inter-observer agreement of radiographic methods when evaluating patients with Perthes' disease. The radiographs were assessed at the time of diagnosis and at the 1-year follow-up by local orthopaedic surgeons (O) and 2 experienced pediatric orthopedic surgeons (TT and SS). The Catterall, Salter-Thompson, and Herring lateral pillar… (More)

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@article{Wiig2002InterobserverRO, title={Inter-observer reliability of radiographic classifications and measurements in the assessment of Perthes' disease.}, author={Ola Wiig and Terje Terjesen and Svein Svenningsen}, journal={Acta orthopaedica Scandinavica}, year={2002}, volume={73 5}, pages={523-30} }