Specialist Articles

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) is a spectrum disorder that affects the neonatal and infant hip.  It is used to describe the condition in which the femoral head has an abnormal relationship to the acetabulum.

The Diagnosis of Preeclampsia in General Practice

Preeclampsia is a multi-system disorder unique to human pregnancy. It is characterised by hypertension and involvement of one or more maternal organ systems (including the fetus).