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Geometric measurements of the acetabulum in adult Malawians: radiographic study.

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OBJECTIVES: To determine the acetabular depth as well as acetabular and centre edge angles; to assess the influence of sex, if any, in these geometric measurements; and to determine the prevalence of hip dysplasia in adult Malawians. DESIGN: A retrospective study. SETTING: Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) and Blantyre Adventist Hospital (BAH). MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: The acetabular and centre edge angles, acetabular depth and the prevalence of hip dysplasia were determined. MATERIALS AN...

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Journal:
East African medical journal More from this journal
Volume:
80
Issue:
10
Pages:
546-549
Publication date:
2003-10-01
ISSN:
0012-835X
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:109632
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uuid:0a4cad0a-8203-47be-9aaa-916dbd43fe7d
Local pid:
pubs:109632
Source identifiers:
109632
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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