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Are Consanguineous Marriage and Swaddling the Risk Factors of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip?
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PMID:  23080296     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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The purpose of this study was to investigate prospectively the effects of swaddling and consanguineous marriage on developmental dysplasia of the hip and associated risk factors. We screened by ultrasound 265 infants using the Graf method. The Pediatrics Department referred all newborn infants with suspected instability or a recognized risk factor to the orthopedic clinic. Risk factors of developmental dysplasia of the hip were searched and noted in these patients. Swaddling and consanguineous marriage were also determined and noted. We observed 164 of 265 infants (61.9 %) who had been swaddled and that 64 of 265 infants' parents were in a consanguineous marriage (24.2 %). In the statistical analysis that was conducted for swaddling and consanguineous marriage, highly significant differences were found. Our study showed that the rate of developmental dysplasia of the hip is very high, 11.7 %, in our region, eastern Turkey. Also, we commonly see improper swaddling and consanguineous marriage in our region, which affects many infants.
Authors:
Sukriye Ilkay Guner; Savas Guner; Erdal Peker; Mehmet Fethi Ceylan; Ayse Guler; Ugur Turktas; Barıs Kaki
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-10-19
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of membrane biology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1432-1424     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Membr. Biol.     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-19     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0211301     Medline TA:  J Membr Biol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
School of Nursing, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey, ilkay.guner@hotmail.com.
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