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yuliav89

What is your experience of treating older children with clubfeet?

Yulibeth Aaron commented:

En los últimos años se ha popularizado el manejo conservador, desarrollado por el Dr. Ignacio Ponseti, como un método eficaz, sencillo, de bajo costo y que produce excelentes resultados, aún mejores que ...

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timnunn

How is septic arthritis treated in your country?

Tim Nunn commented:

We incise and drain abscesses and remove pus. Septic arthritis is surely an abscess in a joint and pus must be drained. The exception is TB where I feel antibiotics alone can ...

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timnunn

What is your experience of treating older children with clubfeet?

Tim Nunn commented:

Thanks, We are extending Ponseti casting to the age of 10. Only 10% Ethiopian CTEV feet will fail though this regime. Above 10, casting is still helpful but bony or soft tissue ...

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