Title – The relationship between intra-articular tamponade and femoral head blood supply with septic arthritis of hip in infancy and the onset of osteo-necrosis of femoral head as a sequelae

Institution – B J Wadia Hospital For Children

Principal Investigator – DR RUJUTA MEHTA

Co investigators – Dr Alaric Aroojis, Dr Dominic D’silva.

BOS Fellow – Dr.Chasanal Rathod.

Septic Hips – During the period October- December 2012, a total 4 patients with 6 septic hips were evaluated and the PDUS values of Peak Systolic Velocity(PSV), Impedance(RI and PI) and the SD ratio were calculated before the arthrotomy, and at 1 week after arthrotomy. 2 patients have underdgone PDUS at 3 weeks post op and the first patient is now due for PDUS at 3 month follow up. All USG findings and PDUS findings of all patients have been documented.

S.no Name Age Sex PSV RI PI SD ratio Charge
1. Parveen Khan D 21 Mch 6.26 0.7 1.25 3.3 Paid
1. Parveen Khan D 21 Mch 6.38 0.64 0.98 2.8 Paid
2. Baby Jia D 28 Fch 12.2 0.5 1.4 2.5 Paid
3. B/o sushma D 16 Fch 4.8 0.7 1.3 3.5 Free
4. B/o Sarita 1month Fch 10.6 0.47 1.32 2.8 Paid
4. B/o Sarita 1month Fch 10 0.52 0.82 2.6 Paid