• Ultrasound-enhanced physical examination reliable for diagnosis of hip dysplasia

    9 monthes ago - By Healio

    NEW ORLEANS - Ultrasound-enhanced physical examination of the hip may be a reliable method for the diagnosis of hip dysplasia in infants, according to results presented at the AAP National Conference & Exhibition.
    An experienced clinician performed a 2-hour one-on-one training session on ultrasound-enhanced physical examination of the hip with three different providers, including a pediatric orthopedic fellowship-trained surgeon with 4 years of experience, a fifth-year orthopedic surgery resident and a pediatrician with 3 years of experience. Pablo Castaneda, MD, and colleagues had
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