INFINITY with ADAPTIS Technology Total Ankle Replacement Follow-up (ITAR2)

Date Added
June 21st, 2022
PRO Number
Pro00106922
Researcher
Christopher Gross

List of Studies


Keywords
Arthritis, Joint, Pain
Summary

This implant has already been tested and been approved by the FDA and is already in use routinely in total ankle replacements within the United States. We are conducting this study to gain further knowledge about the implant. In order to do this, x-rays which have been taken as part of your routine care will be reviewed. Any additional x-rays conducted during the period of the research will also be reviewed. We are also interested in measuring improvements in patient-reported information related to quality of life and pain following implantation over a 10-year period.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Caroline Hoch
843-792-2434
hoch@musc.edu

Transcatheter Geniculate Arterial Embolization: Treatment and Monitoring of Response

Date Added
March 8th, 2022
PRO Number
Pro00113621
Researcher
Andre Uflacker

List of Studies


Keywords
Arthritis, Pain
Summary

Twelve patients with osteoarthritis of the knee will undergo Geniculate Artery Embolization for treatment of knee pain. Prior to the procedure, patients will undergo MRI imaging of the affected knee which will include contrast enhanced images and dynamic contrast enhanced images. The MRI will measure the degree of abnormal blood flow in the synovial lining of the knee joint as well as change in the knee joint structure found in osteoarthritis. Patients will be followed at 1, 6, and 12 months after the procedure, and knee pain as well as medication usage will be assessed at each interval. At the 6-month visit, patients will undergo a second MRI with contrast that will be used to compare the changes in blood flow and knee joint structure.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Elise Zhao
843-792-2354
zhaoel@musc.edu

Observational Study for Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases: The CARRA Registry

Date Added
November 3rd, 2015
PRO Number
Pro00048606
Researcher
Natasha Ruth

List of Studies


Keywords
Arthritis, Autoimmune disease, Fibromyalgia, Lupus, Pediatrics, Rheumatoid, Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma
Summary

The purpose of this study is to create and maintain a registry, which is a database (a searchable collection of information) about children, adolescents and young adults with pediatric onset of rheumatic diseases. This data may help in the evaluation of the safety and benefit of medications that are prescribed to patients who have rheumatic diseases.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Shameeka Bowman
843-792-8317
bowm@musc.edu



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