The method of our time is to use not one but multiple exploration models.

Marshall McLuhan





Multicenter study of mortality in achondroplasia (Hashmii SS et al, 2018)(online)

Sudden death and higher mortality are recognized in achondroplasia, with acute brainstem compression, a common cause of mortality in children <4 years and cardiovascular deaths being more prevalent in adults. Although changes in clinical management have improved survival, mortality is still higher than in the general population.

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