Endgames onExamination Quiz

Developmental dysplasia of the hip

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d946 (Published 16 February 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d946

This week’s question is on developmental dysplasia of the hip and is taken from the onExamination revision questions for the MRCS part 1 exam.

Which of the following statements, if any, are true regarding developmental (congenital) dislocation of the hip?

  • A Instability of the hip occurs in less than 1 in 20 000 live births

  • B It is a recognised complication of …

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