Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Active Projects: 25

Project Investigator All Organizations Start date End date
Prosthetic Fit Assessment in Transtibial Amputees Secondary to Trauma (ProFit) Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Intramedullary Nailing Versus Plates for Femoral Shaft Fractures in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with Minimum 1-year Follow-up, David W. Shearer, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Pilot Study of Symptom Relief in Patients with Medial Knee Osteoarthritis (OA) Treated with the Kinespring® Knee Implant for Load Reduction C. Benjamin Ma, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Phenotypes of pathologic vertebral endplate degeneration Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Rhbmp2 vs. autograph for Critical Size Tibial Defects: A Multi-Center Randomized Trial Amir M. Matityahu, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Molecular basis of tissue interactions that regulate craniofacial development Ralph S. Marcucio, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Risk of Intervertebral Disc Damage after Prolonged Space Flight Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
HealthLoop - Development and Piloting of the UCSF Arthroplasty Care Coordination Process Utilizing the Health Loop Digital Health Technology Platform 20140908 RB Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Prospective Evaluation of Elderly Deformity Surgery: A Prospective Observational, Multicenter Study Sigurd H. Berven, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
I/UCRC for Technology Innovation for Novel Cost-Reducing and Quality-Enhancing Musculoskeletal Therapies Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Core Center for Musculoskeletal Biology and Medicine Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Multicenter Trial of the Sidus Stem-Free Shoulder Arthroplasty System C. Benjamin Ma, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
iCORES: international Center for Osseointegration Research, Education, and Surgery Richard O'Donnell, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology Nicole Schroeder, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Training Orthopedic providers in Tanzania Rosanna L. Wustrack, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology (IGOT) Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
IGOT (Institute for Global Orthopedics and Traumatology) Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Institute for Global Orthopedics and Traumatology (IGOT) Richard Coughlin, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Reconstructive Surgery Red Cross Richard Gosselin, MD, MPH Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Institute for Global Orthopedics and Traumatology (IGOT) Richard Gosselin, MD, MPH Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Education in Orthopedic Surgery Safa Herfat, PhD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UCSF Institute for Global Orthopaedics & Traumatology (IGOT) Harry Jergesen, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Morgan and Madison McClellan International Research Fellow Trigg McClellan, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic trauma surgery education programs in developing nations Eric Meinberg, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
A Randomized Comparison of NeoCart® to Microfracture for the Repair of Articular Cartilage Injuries in the Knee - A Phase III Study C. Benjamin Ma, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Archived Projects: 50

Project Investigator All Organizations Start date End date
Role of Angiogenesis in Bone Repair Theodore Miclau, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Sprint: Study to Prospective Evaluated Reamed Intramedullary Nails in Tibial Fractures Theodore Miclau, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Rhbmp2 vs. AutograpH for Critical Size Tibial Defects: a Multi-Center Randomized Trial Amir M. Matityahu, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation for Residency Enhancement Awards Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
OMeGA Orthopaedic educational grants for fellowship and residency programs Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Research Education Foundation for 2010-2011 Residency Enhancement Grants Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery 2010-2011 Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Biology of Stable and Non-Stable Fracture Repair Theodore Miclau, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Resident Journal Club Grant 2011-2012 Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Research Education Foundation for 2011-2012 Residency Enhancement Grants Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Detection of Early Patellar Articular Cartilage Changes Related to Patellofemoral Pain Using MRI Daniel U. Thuillier, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Research Education Foundation for 2012-2013 Residency Enhancement Grants Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Philips Mra Research Plan B-9 (Dose Aware) Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Biomechanical Evaluation of Three Intramedullary Nail Designs for Intertrochanteric Femur Fracture Fixation Meir Marmor, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Risk of Intervertebral Disc Damage after Prolonged Space Flight Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Trial to Evaluate Ultrasound in the Treatment of Tibial Fractures (Trust) Theodore Miclau, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Tissue engineering application of endochondral ossification for bone regeneration Chelsea Bahney, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Planning Grant: I/UCRC for Technology Innovation for Novel Cost-Reducing and Quality-Enhancing Musculoskeletal Therapies Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Global Orthopedics: caring for musculoskeletal conditions and injuries in austere settings Richard Coughlin, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Bioresponsive Scaffold Designed to Promote Bone Regeneration Through a Cartilage Intermediate Chelsea Bahney, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
OREF 2013-2014 GME Fellowship Grant Sigurd H. Berven, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Physical function assessment using Microsoft Kinect Camera Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Patient reported outcome based performance measures following total hip and/or knee arthroplasty Thomas P. Vail, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Smad4 Effects on Physis Morphogenesis, Chondrocyte Polarity, and Polarity Effector Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Pathogenesis of 'idiopathic scoliosis' modeled as a combination of growth, osteopenia and bipedality. Study on bipedal C57B16 mouse model Ralph S. Marcucio, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Solved and Impress Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Longitudinal Morphologic and Biochemical Characterization of the Knee after Tibial Plateau Fracture Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Puregen Osteoprogenitor Cell Allograft ACDF Clinical Study Sigurd H. Berven, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Puregen Osteoprogenitor Cell Allograft PLIF Clinical Study Sigurd H. Berven, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Puregen Osteoprogenitor Cell Allograft PlIF TLIF Clinical Study Sigurd H. Berven, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Does Thermal Stress Potentiate Bupivacaine Cytotoxicity in Human Articular Cartilage in vitro Samantha L. Piper, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
A Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study of Sacral Fractures Using Patient Based and Objective Outcomes Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Role of Continuous Phenotypic Variation in Structural Defects of the Face Ralph S. Marcucio, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Developmental Mechanisms Underlying Genotype-Phenotype Correlations Ralph S. Marcucio, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Impact of Postoperative Management on Outcomes and Healing of Rotator Cuff Repairs C. Benjamin Ma, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Functional Roles of Muscle in Bone Repair Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Advanced MR Imaging in Patients with Painful, Degenerative Disc Disease. a Pilot Study Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Educational Support for Orthopaedic Surgery Summer Anatomy Course Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Streamlining Trauma Research Evaluation with Advanced Measurement (STREAM Study) Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Proximal Junctional Kyphosis Following Long Instrumented Spinal Fusion: The Effect of Implant Selection Sigurd H. Berven, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
METRC 2 Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Effects of Dosing and Magnetic Micro-Rods on the Intervertebral Disc Cells Jeffrey C. Lotz, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
A Murine Model of Polytrauma: Understanding the molecular basis of accelerated bone repair with concomitant traumatic brain injury Theodore Miclau, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Intramedullary Nailing Versus Plates for Femoral Shaft Fractures in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with Minimum 1-year Follow-up David W. Shearer, MD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Fixation using Alternative Implants for the Treatment of Hip Fractures (FAITH-2) Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Post-Injection Injury in Ugandan Children: Prevalence, Risk Factors, Surgical Outcomes Coleen S. Sabatini, MD, MPH Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Effects of Aging on Macrophages and Bone Regeneration Ralph S. Marcucio, PhD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical Trial of the Infuse/Mastergraft Delayed Healing Device with Rigid Internal Fixation in the Treatment of Tibial Delayed Healing ("Tibia Study") Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery