Synovial Fluid of Elbow - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to compare the biology of joint fluids in a patient's broken elbow and the one not broken to help discover new treatments.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Traumatic elbow fractures

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults with an elbow fracture

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you join this study, you will
- Be asked to allow leftover joint fluid from your broken elbow that was collected in the ER to be saved.
- You may opt also to have elbow joint fluid from your uninjured elbow drawn

Study Details

Full Title
Synovial Fluid Analysis of Intraarticular Elbow Fracture
Principal Investigator
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00072559
NCT: NCT02878941
Phase N/A
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