The Ponseti Clubfoot Care Pathway

The Ponseti Clubfoot Care Pathway

In order to achieve a world free of clubfoot, Ponseti International is committed to building in-country capacity to deliver the full pathway of clubfoot care. The Pathway includes:

  • Identification and raising awareness of clubfoot as a treatable deformity using the Ponseti method as a low-cost, non-surgical approach
  • Developing a referral system to an accessible network of clubfoot clinics
  • Healthcare provider compliance at each clinic for proper application of the Ponseti method.  This includes proper training, mentoring, curricula, clinical standards and guidelines, supplies, equipment, etc.
  • Family adherence to treatment protocol as outlined by healthcare providers
  • Appropriate follow-up by patient families
  • Health system integration and coverage
     

SUCCESS STORIES around the world

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