How parents and the Internet transformed clubfoot treatment

How parents and the Internet transformed clubfoot treatment

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Monday, January 27, 2014
child with leg braces

The UI's Dr. Ignacio Ponseti spent 50 years trying to get doctors to accept his nonsurgical club-foot treatment; it wasn't until parents began spreading the word via Internet support groups that the method became standard.

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