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Assessment of success of the Ponseti method of clubfoot management in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

Abstract:
Background Clubfoot is one of the most common congenital deformities affecting mobility. It leads to pain and disability if untreated. The Ponseti method is widely used for the correction of clubfoot. There is variation in how the result of clubfoot management is measured and reported. This review aims to determine and evaluate how success with the Ponseti method is reported in sub-Saharan Africa. Methods Five databases were examined in August 2017 for stu... Expand abstract
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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12891-017-1814-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders Journal website
Volume:
18
Pages:
Article: 453
Publication date:
2017-11-15
Acceptance date:
2017-11-07
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ISSN:
1471-2474
Pubs id:
pubs:796020
URN:
uri:71ed5dc4-35d9-40dc-aeb9-fc2a6c6a6e21
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uuid:71ed5dc4-35d9-40dc-aeb9-fc2a6c6a6e21
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pubs:796020

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