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Importance of pediatrician’s role in preventing positional plagiocephaly
Hee-Jeong Kang
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2024;67(6):294-295.   Published online May 21, 2024
· Plagiocephaly is characterized by the asymmetrical shape of a baby’s head.
· Since positional plagiocephaly is associated with developmental delay and further musculoskeletal problems, early detection allows for timely intervention and prevents worsening of the condition.
· Pediatricians can educate parents about proper head positioning and encourage supervised tummy time during awake hours.
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