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Ludloff's operation

Alternative eponyms

  • Chiari’s operation (Karl Chiari)

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An operation for reduction of congenital dislocation of the hip.

Description

An operation for reduction of congenital dislocation of the hip. It has been used successfully on infants and young children.

Bibliography

K. Ludloff:
Zur blutigen Einrenkung der angeborenen Hüftluxation.
Zeitschrift für orthopädische Chirurgie, einschliesslich der Heilgymnastik und Massage, Stuttgart, 1908, 22: 272-276.

K. Ludloff:
The Open Reduction of the Congenital Hip Dislocation by an Anterior Incision.
The American Journal of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston, February 1913, 10: 438-454.

K. Ludloff:
Die Erfahrungen bei den blutigen Reposition der angeborenen Hüftluxation mit seinem vorderen Schnitt. Zentralblatt für Chirurgie, Leipzig, 1914, 41: 156-160.

K. Chiari:
Die operative Behandlung am Hüftgelenk bei der angeborenen Hüftgelenksverrenkung.
Wiener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1957, 107: 1020-1022.

M. Salzer and H. Zuckriegl:
Über die offene Reposition der angeborenen Hüftgelenksverrenkung.
Beiträge zur Orthopädie und Traumatologie, Berlin, 1964, 11: 627-628.

M. Salzer and H. Zuckriegl:
Die Operationstechnik der offenen Hüftgelenksreposition nach Ludloff.
Zeitschrift für Orthopädie und ihre Grenzgebiete, Stuttgart, 1967, 103: 409-417.

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