The acetabulum in Perthes’ disease: a prospective study of 123 children

@inproceedings{Huhnstock2014TheAI,
  title={The acetabulum in Perthes’ disease: a prospective study of 123 children},
  author={Stefan Huhnstock and Svein Svenningsen and Are Hugo Pripp and Terje Terjesen and Ola Wiig},
  booktitle={Journal of children's orthopaedics},
  year={2014}
}
PURPOSE We assessed the radiographic changes of the acetabulum during the course of Perthes' disease and investigated whether they were associated with femoral head sphericity 5 years after diagnosis. METHODS We studied 123 children with unilateral Perthes' disease, femoral head necrosis more than 50 % and age at diagnosis 6 years or older. Pelvic… CONTINUE READING