Global® AP™ Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00719771
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 22, 2008
Last Update Posted : May 22, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
DePuy Orthopaedics

July 21, 2008
July 22, 2008
May 22, 2014
January 2008
October 2013   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Constant Shoulder Score [ Time Frame: Pre-op, 6, 12, 24 months ]
Constant Score [ Time Frame: Pre-op, 6, 12, 24 months ]
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00719771 on Archive Site
  • SF-12 [ Time Frame: Pre-op, 6,12, 24 months ]
  • Penn/ASES [ Time Frame: Pre-Op, 6, 12, and 24 months ]
  • Radiographic Data [ Time Frame: Pre-Op, 6 weeks, 6, 12, and 24 months ]
  • Quality of Life Survey [ Time Frame: 6 weeks ]
SF-12, Penn/ASES, Radiographic Evaluation [ Time Frame: Pre-op, 6-weeks (subjective QOL and radiographic only), 6,12, 24 months ]
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Global® AP™ Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
A Multi-center Clinical Study of the Global® AP™ Shoulder in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
This study will evaluate the clinical performance of DePuy Global® AP™ Shoulder prosthesis using the anchor pegged glenoid component and clinical and radiographic evaluations.
The purpose of the study is to determine the difference between pre-operative and post-operative levels of patient satisfaction, shoulder function, radiographic alignment, shoulder pain and patient satisfaction in patients receiving a Global® AP™ shoulder prosthesis for glenohumeral arthritis.
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Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Device: Global® AP™ Total shoulder arthroplasty
Total shoulder arthroplasty
Other Name: Global® AP™ Shoulder
Global® AP™ Shoulder
Global® AP™ Shoulder
Intervention: Device: Global® AP™ Total shoulder arthroplasty
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October 2013
October 2013   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients selected for inclusion will present for primary shoulder arthroplasty with a diagnosis of osteoarthritis and will consent to participate.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Are under 18 years of age or over 70
  • Diagnosis of AVN, Inflammatory Arthritis, Fracture or Malunion.
  • Have a hemi-arthroplasty
  • Have destruction of the proximal humerus that precludes rigid fixation of the humeral component
  • Have arthritis with insufficient cuff tissue
  • Have had a failed rotator cuff surgery
  • Have loss of musculature, neuromuscular compromise or vascular deficiency in the affected limb rendering the procedure unjustified
  • Have evidence of active infection
  • Present with a condition of neuromuscular compromise of the shoulder (e.g., neuropathic joints or brachial plexus injury with a flail shoulder joint) - Have a known active metastatic or neoplastic disease
  • Are unwilling or unable to comply with a rehabilitation program or would fail to return for the postoperative follow-up visits prescribed by the protocol
  • Are skeletally immature.
  • Have a known allergic reaction to implant metals, polyethylene or a tissue reaction to corrosion or wear products
  • Have other conditions such as central nervous system disturbances, alcohol or drug addiction, etc. that may make effective evaluation of the joint replacement difficult or impossible
  • Are currently participating in another clinical study
  • Are taking > 10mg/day corticosteroids (e.g. prednisone) excluding inhalers, within 3 months prior to surgery
  • Are currently involved in any personal injury litigation, medical legal or worker's compensation claims.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
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DePuy Orthopaedics
DePuy Orthopaedics
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Study Director: Sam Himden, BA DePuy Orthopaedics
DePuy Orthopaedics
December 2013

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