OUTLET Study

The purpose of this study is to compare 18 month functional outcomes and health related quality of life (HRQoL) of patients undergoing salvage versus amputation following severe distal tibia, ankle and/or foot injuries with major soft tissue, bone and/ or ankle articular surface loss.

 

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Oxygen

This study will assess the efficacy of supplemental perioperative oxygen in the prevention of surgical site infections.

 

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PACS Study

The long-term objective of this research is to develop a tool that can aid clinicians in making a timely and accurate diagnosis of acute compartment syndrome (ACS) so that early fasciotomy can be done and unnecessary fasciotomy avoided.

 

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PAIN Study

The objective of this study is to compare the efficacy of standard pain management vs. standard pain management combined with use of perioperative pregabalin (Lyrica) or ketorolac (Toradol) in the treatment of severe lower limb fractures.

 

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POvIV Study

The goal of this study is to investigate the efficacy of oral (par oris - PO) antibiotic therapy versus intravenous (IV) systemic antibiotics in the treatment of acute infection after plate fixation of fractures.

 

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