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a change in normal place or position

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an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity

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the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue

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a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column)

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Open surgical reduction is the mainstay of the triple procedure Indeed it is the most effective modality for reducing DDH in grown up children.
A multivariable logistic regression model was used to investigate the association between relevant covariates and the prevalence of DDH. Covariates included in the multivariable logistic regression models were age (in 10-year groupings), gender, BMI, interaction between age and BMI, urban versus rural residence, high latitude versus low latitude, region (Eastern or Western China vs.
DDH has a wholly-owned subsidiary, Davao Doctors College Inc., which started in 1975 and is now a leading center of academic excellence among the Higher Educational Institutions in Davao offering courses in nursing, radiologic technology, physical therapy, optometry, hotel & restaurant management and general education.
DDH was previously referred to as congenital hip dysplasia but this has been largely replaced in recognition of the facts that not all abnormalities are present at birth and that some dysplasia and instability normalises naturally during the first weeks of life (Kocher, 2000).
Many factors are linked to DDH, but there is no definitive cause for this condition.
A baby may be born with DDH or may develop it in early life.
Other potential harms from screening for DDH include "examiner-induced hip pathology caused by vigorous provocative testing, elevated risk for certain cancers from increased radiation exposure from follow-up radiographic tests, parental psychosocial stress from the diagnosis and therapy, and false-positive results that lead to unnecessary and potentially harmful follow-up and intervention," according to the document.
Using the vector meson exchange model of the weak nucleon-nucleon interaction developed by DDH and a model dependent representation of the strong interaction, Avishai and Grange calculated the neutron spin rotation through a liquid parahydrogen target and obtained [3]
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-23 February 2004-A/S Schouw & Co and DDH merge biogas operations(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
Ultrasound detects developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) early, limits radiation exposure to infants, and provides a timely warning that conservative therapy is not working, said Dr.
DDH has made no secrets of its international plans, since it made its first move into the European network integration arena with the acquisition of GK Communications Ltd in January.
The Davao Doctors Hospital (DDH) will be conducting its first Healthcare Innovative Partnership Medical Summit this coming Saturday, Sept.22.