Neonatal Hip Examination Course
RNOH study morning for Doctors, Midwives and Health Visitors
The RNOH are holding a practical study morning to primarily educate our local referring services about our neonatal hip clinic for management of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.
We have a fast-track baby hip clinic at the RNOH, to diagnose and treat DDH in babies under the age of 6 months.
This course will be useful for education and update for any clinical professional involved in neonatal hip examination.
09:30 Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH)
10:00 A Practitioner-led ‘one stop’ hip clinic
10:15 Hip Ultrasound – Graf Classification
10:30 RNOH audit of referrals to a designated hip clinic and impact on surgery
10:45 Management of the older child with DDH
11:00 Coffee Break
11:15 Steps Charity presentation
11:30 Newborn hip examination
11:45 NIPE video
12:00 Initial treatment of DDH
12:15 Practical examination – observation of babies in harness
13:00 Hip Spica Management
13:15 Optional lunch and informal discussion
Venue: The course will be held in the Seddon Teaching Centre at RNOH Stanmore
Certificate of attendance will be provided
For further enquiries please contact the Teaching Centre Team at Stanmore on:
0208 909 5326 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
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