Diagnosis and Treatment of Idiopathic Congenital Clubfoot
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Richard Schwend, MD, FAOA, FAAP
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Idiopathic congenital clubfoot occurs in 1 in 1,000 infants in the U.S. and is considered the most prevalent musculoskeletal birth defect in the world. In this podcast, Richard Schwend, MD, FAOA, FAAP, Interim Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Science at Children’s Mercy Kansas City, discusses a clinical report published by the American Academy of Pediatrics which covers background on the condition, evaluation and treatment – including the Ponseti technique, which is considered the gold standard of care.
Wilner, Andrew and Schwend, Richard M., "Diagnosis and Treatment of Idiopathic Congenital Clubfoot" (2022). Pediatrics in Practice Podcast. 46.