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The technique of dynamic adhesive strapping for congenital clubfoot.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2825884     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The use of dynamic adhesive strapping to correct congenital clubfoot in the immediate neonatal period is an effective method of treatment. The technique is described in detail, the steps are illustrated, and precautions and limitations are given. This type of treatment should shorten the amount of time required to correct congenital clubfoot. If the holding phase is sufficiently prolonged, a reduction in the number and complexity of operative procedures needed for recurrent and recalcitrant cases can be expected.
Authors:
R Lusskin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute     Volume:  47     ISSN:  0883-9344     ISO Abbreviation:  Bull Hosp Jt Dis Orthop Inst     Publication Date:  1987  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-02-25     Completed Date:  1988-02-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8207779     Medline TA:  Bull Hosp Jt Dis Orthop Inst     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  235-44     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bandages*
Clubfoot / therapy*
Combined Modality Therapy
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Recurrence
Splints

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