Measurement methods of femoral torsion in CDH comparison of four methods in patients

Nihat Tosun, M. Cevdet Avkan, Adnan Okur, Bulent Alparslan, Ali Okur,


In this study, femoral torsion degrees of 23 patients who have CDH were measured by Magilligan, König Schult and Reynolds biplanar methods and the results were compared with the results of CT in Atatürk University Medical Faculty Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic between May 1990 and July 1991. The results of König-Schult method were close to the results of CT. The results of Magilligan and Reynolds methods were different from the other ones.

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