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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.

Psycho-social impact of DDH: Research Paper

There is a limited amount of research available that explores the psycho-social impact hip dysplasia has on adult hip dysplasia patients. An article by Tina Gambling and Andrew Long investigate this...

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Hip Arthroscopy as Treatment for Hip Dysplasia: An Update

Surgical treatment of adult hip dysplasia by arthroscopic surgery alone remains controversial. The IHDI posted an Education Statement in 2012 with an update in 2014 stating that “…hip arthroscopy...

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The IHDI Impact

The IHDI will have a strong presence during next week’s annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. This meeting draws approximately 30,000 health professionals including 8,000...

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How Has Hip Dysplasia Impacted Your Life?

It’s Personal  Dr. Tina Gambling, School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff University, is no stranger to hip dysplasia. At the time of her own DDH diagnosis, Dr. Gambling was a university student...

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Society of Support

The IHDI is pleased to announce the creation of our first Giving Society The Society of Support (SOS) is a giving society made up of advocates who have pledged to support the strategic initiatives...

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The American Academy of Pediatrics is making greater efforts for DDH prevention.

The Orthopedic Section of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has just appointed a Task Force on DDH Prevention. While this is long overdue, it is a step in the right direction that has been...

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Investigating New Opportunities for the Treatment of DDH

The International Hip Dysplasia Institute (IHDI) continues to investigate groundbreaking methods for diagnosis and treatment of hip dysplasia. Not all technologies prove beneficial, but...

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Hip Dysplasia and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome is a disorder of connective tissue that causes loose joints. Hip dysplasia is also associated with loose joints Most cases of hip dysplasia are not related to Ehlers-Danlos...

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A mother’s social media post

"Saw my gorgeous daughter walk without a limp for the first time yesterday (3 months post total hip replacement). It only took 19 years, multiple surgeries, 6 months in various body casts and rivers...

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Hip Dysplasia and Stress

A child with hip dysplasia raises anxiety levels and causes stress for the child and family. Adolescents and adults with hip dysplasia are also at risk for stress-related problems, but these are...

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