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Evaluation of a simple tool to assess the results of Ponseti treatment for use by clubfoot therapists: a diagnostic accuracy study

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Background: We aimed to develop and evaluate a tool for clubfoot therapists in low resource settings to assess the results of Ponseti treatment of congenital talipes equinovarus, or clubfoot, in children of walking age.
Method: A literature review and a Delphi process based on the opinions of 35 Ponseti trainers in Africa were used to develop the Assessing Clubfoot Treatment (ACT) tool and score. We followed up children with clubfoot from a cohort tr... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13047-019-0323-4

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0000-0003-3408-7362
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
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Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Foot and Ankle Research Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Article number:
14
Publication date:
2019-03-04
Acceptance date:
2019-02-18
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ISSN:
1757-1146
Source identifiers:
980180
Language:
English
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pubs:980180
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uuid:f6468441-9e46-4749-bda9-06f2c557d580
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pubs:980180
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2019-03-06

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