Assessment of quality of life in children after successful treatment of hip dysplasia as compared with normal controls


Unal V. S. , Gulcek M., Soydan Z., Ucaner A., Yazici M.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.27, no.8, pp.1212-1216, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1212-1216
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To document the quality of life of children who have been treated for developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) within the first 3 years of life successfully after a minimum follow-up period of 2 years, and compare their results with healthy age-matched children.