If you suffer from shoulder pain due to osteoarthritis, you may be eligible for a study on new treatments.
- Anthony Romeo, M.D.
- Adam B. Yanke, M.D.
- Brian J. Cole, M.D., M.B.A.
- Nikhil N. Verma, M.D.
- Brian Forsythe, M.D.
- Gregory Nicholson, M.D.
Clinical Trial Protocol Description
This is a clinical investigation of the efficacy of platelet-rich plasma, corticosteroid, and saline injections for the treatment of shoulder osteoarthritis. The full terms of the investigation are detailed and disclosed in the patient consent form and will be described to patients by the physician or research coordinator upon inquiry. Eligible patients may be contact by either the physician or research coordinator prior to their scheduled surgery.
Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria
This clinical trial is investigating non-operative treatment for shoulder osteoarthritis. To be eligible, you must:
- Be above the age of 18 years old
- Be willing to undergo an initial evaluation and imaging to determine if your pain is caused by glenohumeral joint (shoulder) osteoarthritis