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Equinus deformity in the pediatric patient: causes, evaluation, and management.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19963168     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Many types of equinus exist in the pediatric population. This article reviews the causes, clinical and radiographic evaluation, and treatment of pediatric equinus deformity. It discusses the conservative and surgical management of the different types of equinus and when these treatments are best employed. The underlying pathophysiology for each equinus case must be understood to ensure that the treatment is appropriate.
Authors:
Monique C Gourdine-Shaw; Bradley M Lamm; John E Herzenberg; Anil Bhave
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinics in podiatric medicine and surgery     Volume:  27     ISSN:  1558-2302     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Podiatr Med Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-12-07     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8604974     Medline TA:  Clin Podiatr Med Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  25-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Medical Service Corps, United States Navy, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD 21402, USA.
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