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Paediatric orthopaedic surgery: a worrying future?

Theatre & Surgery: Paediatric orthopaedic surgery

Manuel Cassiano Neves MD
Orthopaedic Department
Lisbon Children's Hospital
Education and Events
The European Federation of the National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

It is commonly thought that children are like adults – they just come in a smaller size. But because children are still growing, their anatomy differs from that of adults. As a consequence their response to injuries, infections and deformities may also be quite different.

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