Successful Pavlik treatment in late-diagnosed developmental dysplasia of the hip
International Orthopaedics, 06/15/2012
Van de Sande MAJ et al. – Prolonged use of the Pavlik harness in late–diagnosed hip dislocation (DDH) Tönnis type <3 is a safe and successful treatment option in the older infant. Although the AI was significantly reduced after the abduction brace, its additional use remains debatable, as no control group was evaluated.