Hip Dysplasia Makes Impact at 2013 AAOS Meeting

Hip Dysplasia Makes Impact at 2013 AAOS Meeting

Three Scientific Exhibits on display at this year’s meeting received Awards of Excellence and, for the first time, a Special Recognition Award was given to a member organization of the Board of Specialty Societies—the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)—for its exhibit that was prepared by members of The International Hip Dysplasia Institute’s Medical Advisory Board. You can see the full exhibit or recommend it to your physician here.

Infantile DDH: Screening, Safe-swaddling, Harness Application and Follow-up Protocol by Harish Hosalkar, MD; Scott J. Mubarak, MD; Ernest L. Sink, MD; Kishore Mulpuri, MD; and Chad T. Price, MD.

With more than 37,000 members worldwide, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is the largest medical association for musculoskeletal specialists. Its fellows have completed medical school, plus at least five years of specialty study in orthopaedics in an accredited residency program, passed a comprehensive oral and written exam, and have been certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

For more information regarding winning and recognized exhibits, visit the American Academy of Orthopaedics.