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Early versus delayed surgery for congenital hip dysplasia

Project title: Early versus delayed surgery for congenital hip dysplasia

Call to action: 11/146 11/146 Delayed surgical intervention in developmental dysplasia of the hip (aka congenital dislocation of the hip (CDH)

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Nicholas ClarkeORCID logo

Lead Author: Dr Charlotte WilliamsORCID logo

Contractor: University of Southampton

Cost: £374,549.94

Co-investigators: Dr Andrew CookORCID logo, Dr Gabriella Conti, Dr Lisa RobertsORCID logo, Mrs Louise StantonORCID logo, Mrs Sue Banton, Professor Andreas RoposchORCID logo, Professor Isabel ReadingORCID logo.

Started: April 2014 | Status: Published October 2017

ISRCTN: 76958754

The trial closed early after the internal pilot did not recruit the planned number of children, but rich qualitative data were obtained from those who did take part.

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