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Instability Index of Smith et al for Congenital Dislocation of the Hip (Eccentration Index, Smith Ratio, c/b, h/b)

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Smith et al derived two ratios for describing anatomic relationships in pelvic and femoral bones seen on anteroposterior (AP) radiographs. The authors are from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

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