Priority 4 from the Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What are the short term and long term outcome of surgery compared to non-surgical care in the treatment of Perthes Disease? (JLA PSP Priority 4)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
Hanna et al. Systematic review of the outcome of total hip arthroplasty in patients with sequelae of Legg–Calve´–Perthes disease. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2017. 137:1149–1154
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Do operations for Perthes disease of hip work? ~ What is the best way to treat Perthes? ~ Which surgeries used to treat perthes have the best outcomes long term?
|See data spreadsheet on JLA website
|PSP unique ID
|Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|75 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|17 November 2018