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Research & Reviews  261 results

Newborn Head Molding and Later Asymmetries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02283229

Jun 21st, 2022 - The amount of craniofacial abnormal molding after birth in newborns and the frequency of plagiocephaly in infancy or later consequences of those in childhood are not known in finnish population. Head malposition and deformational plagiocephaly, ho...

Helmet therapy for positional cranial deformations; a 5-year follow-up study.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2022.05.001
Journal of Cranio-maxillo-facial Surgery : Official Publi... van Cruchten C, Feijen MMW et. al.

Jun 21st, 2022 - The aim of this study was to assess the long-term effects of helmet therapy in its use for positional cranial deformation, such as plagiocephaly and brachycephaly, by evaluating head shapes in children with a 5-year interval. These children were i...

Infants With Congenital Muscular Torticollis Requiring Supplemental Physical Therapy In...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEP.0000000000000906
Pediatric Physical Therapy : the Official Publication of ... Greve KR, Goldsbury CM et. al.

May 27th, 2022 - To describe supplemental intervention (SI) frequency in infants with congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) and compare groups of infants who received first-choice intervention only to infants who received SI. Data were retrospectively extracted fr...

Pediatric Integrative Manual Therapy in Babies With Deformational Plagiocephaly and Congenital Muscular Torticollis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04672837

May 20th, 2022 - The Manual Therapy has shown efficacy in different pathologies in the adult but it is not know its utility in infants and children population, nor in specific pathologies as non synostotic plagiocephaly. In the conservative treatment of plagioceph...

UCSQ Method Applied on 3D Photogrammetry: Non-Invasive Objective Differentiation Betwee...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10556656221100679
The Cleft Palate-craniofacial Journal : Official Publicat... Kronig SAJ, Kronig ODM et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - Objective differentiation between unilateral coronal synostosis (UCS) and positional posterior plagiocephaly (PPP) based on 3D photogrammetry according to Utrecht Cranial Shape Quantificator (UCSQ). Retrospective study. Primary craniofacial center...

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Guidelines  4 results

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline for th...
https://doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001427
Neurosurgery Mazzola C, Baird LC et. al.

Oct 25th, 2016 - No evidence-based guidelines exist for the imaging of patients with positional plagiocephaly. The objective of this systematic review and evidence-based guideline is to answer the question, Is imaging necessary for infants with positional plagioce...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline for th...
https://doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001429
Neurosurgery Baird LC, Klimo P et. al.

Oct 25th, 2016 - Evidence-based guidelines are not currently available for the treatment of positional plagiocephaly and, in particular, for the use of physical therapy for treatment. To answer the question: "does physical therapy provide effective treatment for p...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline on the...
https://doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001428
Neurosurgery Klimo P, Lingo PR et. al.

Oct 25th, 2016 - Plagiocephaly, involving positional deformity of the calvarium in infants, is one of the most common reasons for pediatric neurosurgical consultation. To answer the question: "what is the evidence for the effectiveness of repositioning for positio...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guidelines for t...
https://doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001426
Neurosurgery Flannery AM, Tamber MS et. al.

Oct 21st, 2016 - Positional plagiocephaly is a common problem seen by pediatricians, pediatric neurologists, and pediatric neurosurgeons. To create evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of pediatric positional plagiocephaly. This guideline was prepared by th...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  20 results

Newborn Head Molding and Later Asymmetries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02283229

Jun 21st, 2022 - The amount of craniofacial abnormal molding after birth in newborns and the frequency of plagiocephaly in infancy or later consequences of those in childhood are not known in finnish population. Head malposition and deformational plagiocephaly, ho...

Pediatric Integrative Manual Therapy in Babies With Deformational Plagiocephaly and Congenital Muscular Torticollis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04672837

May 20th, 2022 - The Manual Therapy has shown efficacy in different pathologies in the adult but it is not know its utility in infants and children population, nor in specific pathologies as non synostotic plagiocephaly. In the conservative treatment of plagioceph...

Effectiveness of Ottobock Helmet Therapy in Infants With Plagiocephaly, Brachycephaly or Combination of Both
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05154175

Apr 12th, 2022 - The Ottobock helmet is a cranial orthosis used to correct infant cranial positional deformation: plagiocephaly, brachycephaly or combination of both. This medical device is a 3D-printed helmet, with an elastic closing system which allow the head g...

Cranial Orthotic Device Versus Repositioning Techniques for the Management of Plagiocephaly: the CRANIO Randomized Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02370901

Nov 11th, 2021 - This is a prospective randomized controlled trial with the goal of recruiting 226 participants. The participants will be between the ages of 4-7 months and will be randomized into two groups: Treatment group A, which will provide treatment using c...

3D Craniofacial Morphologic Development of Healthy Infants
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05004597

Aug 13th, 2021 - Importance The development of craniofacial morphology in the first year of life is critical, especially when analyzed with longitudinal 3-dimensional photographs. Objective To evaluate the development of the craniofacial region in healthy infants ...

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News  18 results

Torticollis: A Consequence of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/898794

Jul 19th, 2018 - Torticollis and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome McAllister and colleagues[1] observed some interesting characteristics in infants treated for neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) after birth. Upon follow-up, many of these infants exhibited torticollis ...

Most positional cranial deformation responds to helmet or conservative therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/97800/pediatrics/most-positional-cranial-deformation-responds-helmet-or
Madhu Rajaraman

Mar 10th, 2015 - Both helmet therapy and conservative therapy were effective in correcting most positional cranial deformation, based on a study of 4,378 infants diagnosed with either deformational plagiocephaly or deformational brachycephaly between 2004 and 2011.

Helmets for Positional Skull Deformities: A Good Idea or Not?
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/96621/pediatrics/helmets-positional-skull-deformities-good-idea-or-not
Kate Rowland, MD, MS, Nil Das, MD

Jan 23rd, 2015 - PRACTICE CHANGER Do not recommend helmet therapy for positional skull deformity in infants and children. Wearing a helmet causes adverse effects but does not alter the natural course of head growth.

Helmets for positional skull deformities: A good idea, or not?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/89694/pediatrics/helmets-positional-skull-deformities-good-idea-or-not
MDedge Family Medicine; Kate Rowland, MD, MS, Nil Das, MD

Jan 1st, 2015 - PRACTICE CHANGER Do not recommend helmet therapy for positional skull deformity in infants and children. Wearing a helmet causes adverse effects but does not alter the natural course of head growth.

Helmets a Bad 'Fit' for Flat Head Syndrome
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/45559

May 2nd, 2014 - Action Points Note that this small randomized trial of helmet therapy for babies with head flattening revealed no benefit of the therapy compared with usual care in terms of head shape at 2 years. Note that there were significant side effects of t...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →