Joint Arthroplasty Group

Research focused on improving our understanding of: joint replacement biomechanics; the development of new approaches to improve surgical reconstruction of joints, the development of new approaches/devices that advance the long-term survival or joint replacement, and clinical studies of joint replacement and rehabilitation.

Current JAG Research Projects

Title: Treatment of Periprosthetic Distal Femur Fractures: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Locking Plate Osteosynthesis vs. Retrograde Nailing
Principal Investigator: Michael Blankstein, MD
For more Information About this Trial on ClinicalTrials.gov: Here

Title: Isolated locked compression plating versus cable plating and strut allograft with cerclage wiring for Vancouver B1 periprosthetic femoral fractures: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Principal Investigator: Michael Blankstein, MD
For more Information About this Trial on ClinicalTrials.gov: Here

For more information contact: 802-656-8396