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Diagnosis in Children’s Orthopaedics: The Spine

Synopsis
The following conditions are illustrated and described: Lower motor neurone lesion - drop foot gait due to polio. Upper motor neurone lesion: 1) very mild hemiplegia, 2) severe hemiplegia, 3) diplegia and 4) athetoid. Muscle disease: Duchenne dystrophy (Gower’s sign), arthrogryposis.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 10 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; orthopaedic medicine; paediatric medicine; spine

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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