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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
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Tiffany Morrison, MS, Rothman Institute Orthopaedics

November 28, 2011
November 30, 2011
November 30, 2011
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Tissue Culture Versus Swab Culture in Prosthetic Joint Infections
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The main purpose of this study is to compare the effectiveness and accuracy of tissue cultures and swab cultures to diagnose prosthetic joint infection.
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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample
All patients undergoing revision surgery for an infection in their knee or hip components.
  • Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
  • Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty
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  • Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
  • Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty
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Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients are scheduled for revision TJA surgery.
  2. Subjects are willing to sign the informed consent document.

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Subject not willing to sign the informed consent document.

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
 
 
NCT01482533
RIUJPar01-2011
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Tiffany Morrison, MS, Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
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Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
November 2011