One-stage treatment of developmental dysplasia of the hip in untreated children from two to five years old. A comparative study.

@article{Ertrk2011OnestageTO,
  title={One-stage treatment of developmental dysplasia of the hip in untreated children from two to five years old. A comparative study.},
  author={Cemil Ert{\"u}rk and Mehmet Akif Altay and Raci Yarimpapuç and Ibrahim Koruk and Uğur Erdem Işikan},
  journal={Acta orthopaedica Belgica},
  year={2011},
  volume={77 4},
  pages={464-71}
}
A total of 38 children (49 hips) were retrospectively investigated to assess the efficacy and safety of one-stage treatment of developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) in untreated children from two to five years of age. Our method consisted of open reduction, Salter innominate osteotomy, femoral shortening and derotation osteotomy. The patients were… CONTINUE READING