Against The Odds: Children Facing Death Or Disability & Living To Tell About It Against The Odds: Children Facing Death Or Disability & Living To Tell About It, Staheli, L., 2016, PDF
2016. Book. 29 pp.
Dr. Cora Breuner, MD covers the basic concerns, safeguards, and dangers around cyber-bullying. 3 minutes.
Dr. Ebraheim’s educational animated video describing the congenital muscular torticollis. 2:30 minutes
Dr. Lynn Staheli, MD discusses the unintended flaws of arthroereisis surgery in children.
In this video, Dr Staheli describes the diagnosis and management of flexible flatfoot. We emphasize that stiff flatfeet require evaluation and treatment, but flexible flatfeet are benign both in children and adults. Treatment in flexible flatfoot childhood is both unnecessary and intrusive and should be avoided.
Dr. Charles T. Price, Director of the International Hip Dysplasia Institute, answers questions to help parents find confident direction in helping their children with hip dysplasia.
This video is for parents and carers of children in hip spica casts.
Dr. Price, from the International Hip Dysplasia Institute (IHDI), explains why special attention should be paid to how your baby is swaddled to prevent hip dysplasia, and multiple hip-healthy swaddling methods are demonstrated.
The first in a series by Kobey Chew. Also available as a free PDF, a story a younger Kobey wrote about what it was like to grow up and go to school with differences in ability: http://global-help.org/products/kobeys-story/.
The second in a series by Kobey Chew, this time telling the story of how he thrived at baseball despite his disability. Also available as a free PDF, a story a younger Kobey wrote about what it was like to grow up and go to school with differences in ability: http://global-help.org/products/kobeys-story/.
This video describes the principles of management of amyoplasia. Overall management is described by age group and the timing of orthopedic procedures is suggested.
Meet Levi. Levi is seven years old and is being interviewed by his sister, Maris Rae. You can learn more about Levi on his Facebook page www.facebook.com/littleLevi Make sure to LIKE & SHARE his page! February 28 is rare disease day. Levi has Jansen’s Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia. He is one of 20 cases ever documented WORLDWIDE. […]
A quick rundown on the myths and facts of radiation exposure, especially related to personal medical scans.
Dr. Matías Sepúlveda Oviedo demonstrates the normal gait of a 9 year-old child.
Dr. Lynn Staheli, MD describes the different criteria for good shoes for children.
Dr. Abraham Verghese explains the ritual of the bedside exam. Created by Sal Khan.
This video describes the seven different criteria for good shoes for children.
Dr. Cora Breuner, MD stresses the importance of sleep for children and teenagers, especially when it comes to sports safety and performance.
An overview of the overwhelming proliferation and dangers of unexploded mines, particularly in developing countries and around children.
This video describes our study showing that what is often considered harmless treatment is often harmful to the child. Such ‘treatments’ are often unpleasant for the child and may lower self-esteem with long-term consequences. All interventions in a child’s life have a cost. Any treatment should meet the criteria of being necessary and effective.
Educational video with case example describing the condition of Volkmann’s Ischemic Contraction during childhood.