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Showing 1 - 10 of 16 Clinical Trials
Description:
This study enrolls patients with a spinal cord injury (SCI) or their caregiver. The purpose of this study is to determine if the community-based summer camp called EmpowerSCI can help patients who have finished in-hospital rehabilitation, by further benefiting their short-term and long-term abilities in daily activities. Read More
Eligibility:
People with spinal cord injuries (SCI) or their caregivers
Contact(s)
Sue Ann Sisto
suesisto@buffalo.edu
Description:
This study enrolls adults with healthy shoulder function. The purpose of this study is to find a way to improve shoulder exams and to learn how the rotator cuff stabilizes the shoulder. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18-55
No history of shoulder injury
Pain free shoulders
Contact(s)
LIN FENG
lfeng3@buffalo.edu
+1 716-248-1756
Description:
This study enrolls children with Juvenile Idiopathic Inflammatory Myositis (JIIM). The purpose of this study is the learn more about whether ultrasound can be used as a tool to diagnose flares and remission. Read More
Eligibility:
Children with an age at disease onset of less than 18 years old.
Have diagnosis of Juvenile Idiopathic Inflammatory Myositis.
Are a patient in the Infusion clinic at John R Oishei Children’s Hospital.
Contact(s)
Rabhen Abdul Aziz
rabhehab@buffalo.edu
Description:
This study enrolls people with knee osteoarthritis. The purpose of this study is to learn whether weight impacts levels of pain and physical function in people with this condition. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Individuals with self-reported or formally diagnosed osteoarthritis in at least one knee.
Individuals must have recurring pain in at least one knee at any time of the day (at rest, sleeping, after activity).
Individuals must be able to walk; however, the use of a cane is allowed.
Contact(s)
NADINE FISHER
nfisher@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-6724
Description:
This study enrolls overweight people with knee arthritis. The purpose of this study is to learn if weight-loss surgery before total knee replacement leads to fewer short-term and long-term complications. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 22-75
Diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the knee and in need of total knee replacement
Overweight (determined by body mass index measurement)
Able to walk
Contact(s)
MARY BAYERS-THERING
mb66@buffalo.edu
+1 716-906-5900
Description:
This study enrolls adults who are planning to have spinal fusion surgery. The purpose of this research is to find out if using a different type of bone graft is as good at fusing bones surrounding a damaged disc as using a persons own bone (autograft) and possibly donor bone (allograft). Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 22-75.
Planning to undergo spinal fusion surgery.
Description:
This study enrolls adults who are having surgery for a meniscus injury. The purpose of this study is to collect demographic, injury-related and surgical data to find out which people are at risk for injury and how they respond to surgical treatment. Read More
Eligibility:
-Adults ages 18+
-Undergoing meniscus surgery with a UBMD physician.
Contact(s)
MELISSA KLUCZYNSKI
mk67@buffalo.edu
+1 716-204-3209
Description:
This study enrolls currently practicing orthopaedic surgeons. The purpose of this study is to learn more about common practices in orthopaedic surgery. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Currently Practicing Orthopaedic Surgeon.
Performs Joint Arthroplasty Procedures.
Description:
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).
Have undergone or will undergo ultrasound guided carpal tunnel release (USCTR).
Contact(s)
TYLER MILLER
tcm6@buffalo.edu
Description:
This study enrolls people who have received a Cadence Total Ankle System. Read More
Eligibility:
> 18 years of age

Skeletally mature

Qualifies for primary TAR per the surgeon and has a diagnosis of one of the following: primary arthritis , secondary arthritis, or systemic arthritis of the ankle

Is suitable for TAR per the study surgeon based on the product indication and having considered deformity, stability, bone quality, soft- tissue envelope, and neu...
Contact(s)
LAURA RYAN
laurabec@buffalo.edu
+1 716-248-1698
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