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Retrospective Multicenter Analysis of the Accuracy of Clinical Examination by Community Physicians in Diagnosing Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.

Patrick Joseph Groarke, Louise McLoughlin, Laura Whitla, Paul Lennon, William Curtin, Paula Marie Kelly,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To determine among general practitioners (GPs) the most common clinical findings that raised concern for developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) and necessitated an orthopedic outpatient referral. In addition, we assessed the sensitivity and specificity of the most common of these clinical findings.<h4>Study design</h4>We performed a multicenter retrospective review of ... Read more >>

J Pediatr (The Journal of pediatrics)
[2017, 181:163-166.e1]

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Non-surgical management of obstructive sleep apnoea: a review.

Laura Whitla, Paul Lennon,

<h4>Background</h4>Obstructive sleep apnoea is common in children and, if untreated, can lead to multiple medical sequelae. The Childhood Adenotonsillectomy Trial demonstrated benefit from early surgical intervention, but rapid access to such treatment is not always available.<h4>Aims</h4>To examine the recent literature on non-surgical aspects of the management of paediatric obstructive sleep ... Read more >>

Paediatr Int Child Health (Paediatrics and international child health)
[2017, 37(1):1-5]

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