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Limb length discrepancies.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1545368     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Examining for a possible limb length discrepancy is an important part of the podiatric biomechanical examination. The authors present a review of the literature pertaining to the definition of and examination for a limb length discrepancy. They present a typical rationale for lift therapy in the treatment of this pathology.
Authors:
R L Blake; H Ferguson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association     Volume:  82     ISSN:  8750-7315     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Podiatr Med Assoc     Publication Date:  1992 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-04-16     Completed Date:  1992-04-16     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8501423     Medline TA:  J Am Podiatr Med Assoc     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  33-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Center for Sports Medicine, Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94109.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anthropometry / methods
Humans
Leg Length Inequality / diagnosis*,  pathology,  therapy
Physical Examination / methods
Podiatry / methods*

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