[Congenital hip dysplasia in Ostfold 1990-96]

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Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2000 Nov 30;120(29):3530-3
Publication Type
Article
Date
Nov-30-2000
Author
S H Anderssen
I E Silberg
M. Soukup
A E Andersen
Author Affiliation
Barneavdelingen, Sykehuset Østfold Fredrikstad 1603 Fredrikstad.
Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2000 Nov 30;120(29):3530-3
Date
Nov-30-2000
Language
Norwegian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adult
English Abstract
Female
Hip Dislocation, Congenital - epidemiology - therapy - ultrasonography
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Male
Maternal Age
Norway - epidemiology
Pregnancy
Prevalence
Risk factors
Abstract
BACKGROUND: The focus in this paper is on the prevalence, risk factors and treatment of developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), before and after introduction of sonographic examination in 1993. MATERIAL AND METHODS: 1,469 (8.2%) infants were followed up because of clinical findings or risk factors (542 with X-ray and 927 with sonographic examination). RESULTS: The overall prevalence of DDH was 1.14%; 0.92% in neonates and 0.22% as late DDH. The prevalence of late DDH ranged from 0.07% to 0.52% (p
PubMed ID
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