To Assess a Newborn for Hip Dislocation,the Following Physical Assessment

Question 14
Multiple Choice

To assess a newborn for hip dislocation,the following physical assessment technique is used: With the infant supine,place fingers posteriorly over the greater trochanter,flex the hip 90 degrees,and abduct the thigh while pushing up with the fingers.Feel for a clunk and palpable jerk as the femur is relocated.Do the maneuver gently on an infant who is not crying.This is called: A) Barlow's maneuver B) Ortolani's maneuver C) Galeazzi's maneuver D) Hallpike maneuver