The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of a one-time, preoperative physical
therapy protocol on postoperative (1) discharge disposition, (2) pain, function and stiffness
and (3) patient satisfaction.
Behavioral: Preoperative Physical Therapy Session
Behavioral: Group Preoperative Education Session (per the standard of care)
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Full eligibility criteria for NCT02872337
Ages eligible for Study
18 Years and older
Genders eligible for Study
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Subjects will be required to meet the following inclusion criteria in order to participate:
Unilateral Primary Knee OA or Hip OA
Patients at least 18 years old up to 85.
Undergoing surgery with one of the following study surgeons
Able to independently ambulate ≥ half a block with or without assistive device
Able to independently perform non-reciprocal stairs with or without assistive device/rails
Patients that plan to D/C home post TKA / THA
Patients that speak English only.
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Knee or Hip revisions
Patients under 18 years of age
Patients unwilling or unable to complete PRO instrument or study questionnaires at the specified study time points pre-operatively or post-operatively
Bilateral TKA and THA
Uni-condylar knee arthroplasty or Hip resurfacing
Patient on disability, workman's compensation
Patients unwilling to participate in PEdPTWP and/or Patient education class and booklet.
Patients that plan to D/C to rehabilitation center post TKA and THA
Patients that do not speak English
Patients that do not have access to computer
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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02872337. The sponsor of the trial is Hospital for Special Surgery, New York and it is looking for 126 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title: One-on-One Physical Therapy Education Improves Postoperative Function and Patient Satisfaction After TJA
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