- Barlow's Sign
- Barlow's Test
- Barlow's Maneuver
- Evaluate the hip of a newborn or toddler for the presence of DDH
- The examiner grasps the infant's thigh near the hip
- They apply a gentle posterior/lateral pressure, attempts to dislocate the femoral head from the acetabulum.
- Normally, there is no motion in this direction.
- Positive test
- The hip is dislocatable, a distinct "clunk" may be felt as the femoral heads pops out of joint.