Radiograph evaluation in children with acute hip pain.


Acute hip pain is relatively common in children. The etiology varies according to age and sex. Conventional radiography is commonly used to evaluate the painful hip. The views obtained depend on local departmental protocol, and there is no scientific basis for the choice of preferred projection. The authors' aim was to evaluate the role of anteroposterior… (More)


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@article{Nnadi2002RadiographEI, title={Radiograph evaluation in children with acute hip pain.}, author={Colin Nnadi and Tanya Chawla and Andrew Redfern and Julie D. Argent and Joanna J. Fairhurst and Nicholas Clarke}, journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics}, year={2002}, volume={22 3}, pages={342-4} }