PAO

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PAOPublic Affairs Office(r)
PAOPaoli (Amtrak station code; Paolia, PA)
PAOPublication Assistée par Ordinateur (French: desktop publishing)
PAOPeriodicals Archive Online
PAOPostacademisch Onderwijs (Dutch: Postgraduate Education)
PAOPublic Attorney's Office (Philippines)
PAOPublic Aircraft Operations
PAOPeriod After Opening
PAOPeriacetabular Osteotomy (hip surgery)
PAOPanathinaikos Athlitikos Omilos (Panathinaikos Athletic Club)
PAOPublic Assistance Officer (US FEMA)
PAOPrivacy Act Office (US DHHS)
PAOPlanetary Activation Organization (El Dorado Hills, CA)
PAOProduction Assistée par Ordinateur (French)
PAOProgramme Authorising Officer (EU programs)
PAOPacific Area Office
PAOPro Arte Orchestra (various locations)
PAOPortland Area Office (various businesses)
PAOProgram Action Office (US Air Force)
PAOPhilippine Academy of Ophthalmology (Makati City, Philippines)
PAOPolyalphaolephin
PAOProvider Access Organization (healthcare)
PAOPost-Award Orientation (federal contracts)
PAOPoker Academy Online
PAOPhased-Array Optics (nanotechnology)
PAOPotencial de Agotamiento de Ozono (Spanish for ODP)
PAOProject Administration Office(r)
PAOProgram Analysis Office
PAOPhosphorus-Accumulating Organism (environmental engineering)
PAOPolynesian Limited Samoa (ICAO code)
PAOProperty Accounting Office
PAOPrimary Action Officer
PAOProject Action Officer
PAOPlanning and Analysis Officer
PAOPan-African Organization
PAOPostulated Abnormal Occurrence
PAOPediatric Assessment Online
PAOPhased Air Operation
PAOPsychiatric Assignment Officer
PAOPeriodical Aromatic Odor
PAOPalo Alto, California Municipal Airport (Airport Code)
PAOPrimary/Program Action Office(r)
PAOPhysical Aggression toward Others (psychology)
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A periacetabular osteotomy is a procedure that corrects hip dysplasia, a condition in which the ball and socket aren't aligned properly.
Is the obturator artery safe when performing ischial osteotomy during periacetabular osteotomy? Int.
The patient was placed supine on a fracture table and a Smith-Peterson approach was utilized, similar to that for a periacetabular osteotomy. We began with an osteotomy of the anterior superior iliac spine and reflected the sartorius distally.
Hip dysplasia, when significant, is effectively treated with periacetabular osteotomy. There have been good results reported with hip arthroscopy when dysplasia is mild.
The treating surgeon (N.S) has performed a left hip Bernese periacetabular osteotomy and femoral neck osteoplasty with partial excision of the osteochondroma through a modified Smith-Peterson approach (Figures 1(c) and 1(d)).
(31) For pincer impingement, the focal or global acetabular over-coverage is addressed by trimming the acetabular rim, or by reorientation of a retroverted acetabulum (via periacetabular osteotomy).
Anterior femoroacetabular impingement after periacetabular osteotomy. Clin Orthop Relat Res.
During periacetabular osteotomy (PAO), the sciatic, femoral, obturator, and lateral femoral cutaneous nerves are at risk.
(19) Another study found that over 50% of patients requiring periacetabular osteotomy for hip dysplasia had a family history of hip dysplasia, and over 40% were first degree relatives.
Since its introduction in 1984 the Bernes periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) has been performed worldwide, with favourable results.
If we extrapolate our knowledge of hip dysplasia and the associated efficacy of pelvis and periacetabular osteotomy to this problem of GHD in these patients, the question becomes should we be considering the plausibility of glenoid osteotomy?