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Advances in Orthopedics
Volume 2014, Article ID 135236, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/135236
Clinical Study

Management of Late Onset Perthes: Evaluation of Distraction by External Fixator—5-Year Follow-Up

Department of Orthopaedics, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow 226018, India

Received 1 September 2014; Revised 20 November 2014; Accepted 30 November 2014; Published 14 December 2014

Academic Editor: Allen L. Carl

Copyright © 2014 Ajai Singh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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