What can be done at home to treat Perthes' disease?
While a child is recovering from Perthes' disease they may need bed rest and special care to protect their thighbone (femur) from further damage. Parents and carers play a vital role in a child's home care and recovery.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 10 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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