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The following is a list of recent International Hip Dysplasia Institute news articles that highlight our commitment to excellence. To read an entire article, please click on the news headline. If you are looking for Scientific Literature Reviews, click here.

New Guidelines for Evaluation and Referral of DDH

After 16 years the American Academy of Pediatrics has updated and revised the Guidelines for Evaluation and Referral of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH). This new report was published in...

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A recent study confirms, adults with hip dysplasia are significantly more likely to develop arthritis

An important research study reaffirming that hip dysplasia is a major risk factor for arthritis of the hip was recently published. This research study from the Mayo clinic received the prestigious...

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Landmark Research Study

A landmark research study from the International Hip Dysplasia Institute was published this month in the prestigious Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27440570]....

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Painful Hip Dysplasia in Adults – Does Excessive Exercise Make It Worse?

The key word is “excessive” and the short answer is that extreme exercise programs increase the wear and tear on dysplastic hips. This is based on a research study by the ANCHOR Study Group – a...

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Scientific Publications

Here is a list of scientific publications that were directly conducted by IHDI or were stimulated by IHDI through discussions and support of the IHDI Medical Advisory Board.   What...

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Hidden Hip Dysplasia is Common in Relatives of DDH Patients

Researchers at the University of Utah recently reported that unsuspected hip dysplasia is common in relatives of patients who had surgery for hip dysplasia....

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The Ecuador Mission

  The Ecuador Initiative Below is an email to our Medical Director Dr. Charles Price. The email is a summary of the recent Ecuador Mission and Outreach Program. IHDI assisted by...

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IHDI Classification

To assist physicians and healthcare providers, we created a 1 page flier for the "Reliability of a New Radiographic Classification for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip *" Click here to...

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New Warning about Swaddling

  According to a recent research study, infant swaddling with any restriction of leg movement may harm unstable hips. This is especially true for babies being treated for hip dysplasia....

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IHDI receives large anonymous donation

The International Hip Dysplasia Institute has received an anonymous donation of $10,000 to support our research efforts on hip development. We are encouraged greatly by this gift. The IHDI is honored...

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    New Guidelines for Evaluation and Referral of DDH

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    After 16 years the American Academy of Pediatrics has updated and revi...

    A recent study confirms, adults with hip dysplasia...

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    An important research study reaffirming that hip dysplasia is a major ...

    Landmark Research Study

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    A landmark research study from the International Hip Dysplasia Institu...

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