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A Study for Those with Hip Pain from GTPS

Official Title: Load modification versus standard exercise to inform treatment for individuals with greater trochanteric pain syndrome

The purpose of this study is to compare the effects of two different physical therapy programs on pain and function in individuals diagnosed with greater trochanteric pain syndrome (GTPS) (also known as lateral hip pain).

The Effects of Dry Needling on Knee Pain

Official Title: The Effects of Dry Needling on Patients with Knee Pain

This study is testing the effectiveness of "dry needling" for pain management and on muscle strength and leg function for those with knee pain. Dry needling consists of small, monofilament needles that are administered directly into the tissue and manipulated to make the muscle relax for pain relief...

A Study Using the Calypso Knee System

Official Title: Evaluation of the Calypso Knee System for Symptom Relief in Subjects with Medial Knee Osteoarthritis

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the results of the Calypso Knee System when used to treat symptomatic osteoarthritis of the medial compartment of the knee. This study will examine how safe and effectively the Calypso Knee System performs in reducing or eliminating knee pain and increasing k...

A treatment study for chondral lesion in your knee

Official Title: Evaluation of the efficacy of radiofrequency-based debridement vs. mechanical debridement for the treatment of articular cartilage lesions.

The purpose of this study is to evaluate 2 different treatments, Mechanical Debridement (i.e., a mechanical shaver that removes areas of damaged tissue) and Radiofrequency Debridement (i.e., electrical energy that removes areas of damaged tissue), used to treat the chondral lesion in your knee.

A Study About Recovery After ACL Reconstruction (RARE)

Official Title: Disability after ACL Reconstruction: Development of an Alternative Model of Care

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in your knee can be injured and treated with an ACL reconstruction surgery. An ACL reconstruction may impact function, muscle strength, the way you move, and knee joint health. However, outcomes at 2 years after ACL reconstructions in young persons are not well-...

A Treatment Study of Joint Surface Lesions of the Knee -- Agili-C™ vs. Surgical Standard of Care

Official Title: A Prospective Multicenter Open-label Randomized Controlled Trial of Agili-C™ vs. Surgical Standard of Care (SSOC) for the Treatment of Joint Surface Lesions of the Knee

To compare the effectiveness and safety of the Agili-CTM implant to Surgical Standard of Care (SSOC) treatment in patients suffering from joint surface lesions of the knee.

A Treatment Study of Osteoarthritis of the Knee - nSTRIDE APS kit

Official Title: A Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized, Saline-Controlled Study of a Single, Intra- Articular Injection of Autologous Protein Solution in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a device used to treat patients with Osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee. Participants will receive either the study device (nSTRIDE Autologous Protein Solution (APS) Kit ), or saline . Pain, function, stiffness, and quality of lif...

A Treatment Study for Damaged Knee Cartilage Requiring Repair-- Hyalofast with BMAC

Official Title: A prospective, randomized, active treatment-controlled, evaluator-blinded (radiologist reviewer and physician evaluator) multicenter study to establish the superiority of a hyaluronan-based scaffold (Hyalofast®) with autologous bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) in the treatment of articular knee cartilage defect lesions in comparison to control (microfracture treatment)

The purpose of this research study is to evaluate an investigational procedure for treatment of damage to the cartilage in your knee, also called a defect or lesion, which requires repair. If eligible, you will receive one of two possible arthoscophy procedures. You may be assigned to receive the st...

Registry for Shoulder Surgery Outcomes

Official Title: Shoulder Surgery Outcomes Registry

This registry will collect outcomes data of patients undergoing shoulder surgery with Dr. Jonathan Barlow or Dr. Julie Bishop. The purpose of this registry is to provide a way to collect and store data for patients undergoing shoulder surgery to support the conduct of future research in an effort t...

Follow-up Study for Those Who Have Undergone (or Will Undergo) the Subchondroplasty (SCP) Knee Procedure


A study for those who will (have undergone) the Subchondroplasty (SCP) procedure for their knee. SCP is a procedure performed on subjects who have bone marrow lesions(BMLs). BMLs are subchondral defects in the bone, also called Insufficiency Fractures. This follow-up study will collect information...

Rotator Cuff Study--For Those Who Require Surgical Treatment for Full Thickness Massive Tear

Official Title: A prospective, single blinded, multi-center, randomized, controlled, pivotal study to assess the safety and effectiveness of the InSpace™ device for treatment of full thickness Massive Rotator Cuff Tears

This research study will evaluate a new device, InSpace, for use with a full thickness massive tear of rotator cuff (the group of connective tissues in the shoulder). The device is designed to allow smooth gliding of the bones in the shoulder during motion, which may allow rehabilitation exercises ...

A Treatment Study for Single Articular Cartilage Lesion of the Knee--NOVOCART®3D (N3D)

Official Title: A Phase 3 Prospective, Randomized, Partially Blinded Multi-Center Study to Measure the Safety and Efficacy of NOVOCART® 3D, Compared to Microfracture in the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects

The purpose of this research study is to evaluate an investigational procedure for treatment of knee cartilage defects. If eligible, you will receive one of two possible surgical procedures. One is the investigational procedure under study, utilizes the Novocart® 3D autologous cartilage implant sy...

Ankle Function Study for Healthy Volunteers OR Those with Ankle Instability or Nerve Damage

Official Title: Assessing Reliability and Validity of an iPod App for Measuring Ankle Proprioception

We will assess ankle function by measuring how well you detect ankle movement using an iPod app. This information will help us to determine the validity of using an iPod app as a clinical tool for measuring ankle function and perception of rotation The results of this study may inform us if the i...

Shoulder Instability Surgery Outcome Study

Official Title: MOON Shoulder Instability: Patients Undergoing Operative Treatment of the Shoulder Capsule or Labrum

The purpose of this study is to evaluate patient outcomes following shoulder (labrum and/or capsule) surgery.

Study Seeking Participants 12-89, Having Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery

Official Title: Pain and Stiffness after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: An analysis by tear size

The purpose of this study is to determine the relationship between tear size and pre- and post-operative range of motion, pain, and function in patients undergoing arthroscopic rotator cuff repair.

Evaluation of Treatment Outcomes in Individuals with Hip Pain

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The purpose of this study is to collect data from patients with hip pain including treatment plan, hip pain and function, and demographic information. These data will support analyses to understand which treatments are most appropriate for which patients.