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Legg-Calve-Perthes Syndrome POSNA Study Guide

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Description: Objectives Describe the blood supply to the immature hip Describe symptoms, signs, and age of onset of Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome Describe the 4 stages of Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome Discuss classification systems for Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome, including reproducibility and ease of clinical usage Describe "head at risk" Discuss the present treatment choices for Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome Discuss the effect, if any, of treatment on the natural history of Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome

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Language: English

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Added: Sun Jul 01 2007
Last Modified: Thu Jun 11 2009