What's New in Pediatric Orthopaedics

Noonan, Kenneth J.; Zaltz, Ira; Wenger, Dennis
March 2011
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;3/16/2011, Vol. 93-A Issue 6, p597
Academic Journal
The article presents updates on pediatric orthopaedics. It states that a study of 29 hip bilateral dislocation patients and 38 unilateral dislocation patients shows no difference in terms of Pavlik treatment failure. It says that Cohen and colleagues set that 65% of 26 skeletally immature athletes with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) had related meniscal pathology. It adds that Funk and colleagues reported catabolic effect of osteogenesis on cortical bone mineralization and bone formation.


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