Priority 8 from the Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What is the best method of screening for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH) in terms of clinical and cost effectiveness? (JLA PSP Priority 8)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
Systematic review: Shorter D, Hong T and Osborn DA. Screening programmes for developmental dysplasia of the hip in newborn infants (Review). Evid.-Based Child Health. 2013; 8:1: 11–54
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|DDH - should we do national ultrasound screening? ~ Can we scan all babies with hip dysplasia to avoid the need for surgery in the future? ~ is there a better way to screen for DDH other than ultrasound and clinical examination?
|Orthopaedic surgeon x 10 ~ Patient x 1 ~ Physio - Physiotherapist x 2 ~ Patient x 7
|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