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J Fam Pract. 2009 Aug;58(8):E1-3.

Use physical therapy to head off this deformity in infants. Consider early PT to prevent severe deformational plagiocephaly.

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Department of Family Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL USA.

Abstract

Identify infants with positional preference early and consider referral to pediatric physical therapy at 7 or 8 weeks to prevent severe deformational plagiocephaly.

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19679018
PMCID:
PMC3183930
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