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Medical management of children with achondroplasia: evaluation of an Australasian cohort aged 0-5 years (Ireland P et al., 2012)

Medical management of children with achondroplasia: evaluation of an Australasian cohort aged 0-5 years 

Ireland P. et al., Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 48 (2012) 443–449, 2011

Achondroplasia is the most common form of osteochondrodysplasia and is associated with a number of life-threatening complications. The complexity of the condition led to the development of Heath Supervision Guidelines published by the American Academy of Pediatrics in 1995 and revised in 2005. There remains limited population-based information on utilisation of medical and therapy services for children with achondroplasia. Increased information regarding use of these services will assist in future service development.

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