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Diagnosis in Children’s Orthopaedics: Neuromuscular Disorders

Synopsis
The following conditions are illustrated and described: meningomyelocoele - the appearance of the sac and the legs. Congenital kyphoscoliosis - the spine and a neurogenic foot. Idiopathic scoliosis - rib hump and x-ray. Sciatic scoliosis with reduced straight leg raising. Scoliosis due to a short leg. Scheurermann’s disease. Hyperlordosis. Torticollis in the newborn and in the adolescent.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 9 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1975
Availability
Free loan to members
Uses
Clinical medical students. *BMA/BLAT.
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
children; gait disorders; neuromuscular disorders; orthopaedic medicine; paediatric medicine

Credits

Writer
B Bryson; M Rang; R P Jakob

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

BMA Film and Video Library

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020 7383 6690
Fax
020 7388 2544
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