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Pountney and Green usefully reviewed the problem of hip dislocation
in cerebral palsy (BMJ 331: 772-5) but did not address the closely related
issue of spinal deformity, which is often a problem for these children as
they get older. Services for these children have recently been reviewed
on behalf of the London Specialised Commissioning Group and reports on
clinical issues and policy implications will be available on http://www.londonspecialisedcommissioning.nhs.uk/specialisedservices/ser....