TSR - rotator cuff sparing for Osteoarthritis

NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
Targeting 2 different conditionsTSR - rotator cuff sparing +1 moreN/AWaitlist AvailableLed by Young W Kwon, MD, PhDResearch Sponsored by NYU Langone Health

Study Summary

This trial will compare the long-term outcomes of two different approaches to total shoulder replacement surgery.

Eligible Conditions
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
You need surgery to replace your shoulder joint.
You are expected to live for at least 2 years after the surgery.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~preoperatively
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and preoperatively for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Functional Outcome

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo-Only Group
All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: TSR: rotator cuff sparingExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
Rotator cuff sparing technique TSR
Group II: TSR: traditional subscap releaseActive Control1 Intervention
TSR - traditional subscapularis release approach Subscapularis tendon release technique TSR

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Who is running the clinical trial?

NYU Langone HealthLead Sponsor
1,325 Previous Clinical Trials
743,483 Total Patients Enrolled
17 Trials studying Osteoarthritis
11,871 Patients Enrolled for Osteoarthritis
Young W Kwon, MD, PhDPrincipal Investigator
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Media Library

TSR - rotator cuff sparing (Procedure) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT01961986 — N/A
Osteoarthritis Research Study Groups: TSR: traditional subscap release, TSR: rotator cuff sparing
Osteoarthritis Clinical Trial 2023: TSR - rotator cuff sparing Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT01961986 — N/A
TSR - rotator cuff sparing (Procedure) 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT01961986 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Are there any opportunities presently available to join this research initiative?

"As reported on, this particular trial is not accepting applicants at the moment. The study was initially posted in July 2010 and updated last June 2022; however there are 922 other active studies seeking patients currently."

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~8 spots leftby Sep 2024