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Disease or Condition   Orthopedics / Fracture Repair
Title   Study to Compare Post-Operative Wound Healing for Fractures Using a #10 Blake Drain versus Platelet Rich Plasma (Orthopedics / Fracture Repair)
Description   The primary objective of this study is to determine the difference in wound healing complications between patients that receive the #10 Blake drain intra-operatively and those that have an application of platelet rich plasma at the fracture site, intra-operatively.
IRB Number   Pro333
Inclusion/Notes   INCLUSION:
  • Patients with a calcaneal fracture requiring surgical intervention.

  • 18 years or older.

  • The patient or patient’s legal representative will have signed a voluntary informed consent form.

  • Patient has a calcaneal fracture that is non-surgical.

  • Patient or patient’s representative is unable or unwilling to sign a voluntary informed consent form.

  • Pathological fracture.

  • Thrombocytopenia with a platelet count less than 50,000.
Status   Completed
Location   Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth
Principal Name    Cory Alan Collinge MD
Contact Name   Tara Weaver
Phone   (817) 820-4306

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