Tissue Culture Versus Swab Culture in Prosthetic Joint Infections
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01482533
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2011 by Tiffany Morrison, MS, Rothman Institute Orthopaedics. Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 30, 2011
Last Update Posted : November 30, 2011
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Tiffany Morrison, MS, Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
All patients undergoing revision surgery for an infection in their knee or hip components.
Patients are scheduled for revision TJA surgery.
Subjects are willing to sign the informed consent document.
1. Subject not willing to sign the informed consent document.