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Orthopaedics

Dr. Scott Ryan Reserch Laboratory

Multi-center outcomes analysis of fasctiotomy coverage techniques of the lower extremity
Research Team: Scott Ryan, MD (Principal Investigator), Mary Pevear (Study Coordinator), Zabrina Shabin, MD (CO-I), Jason Clain (Medical Student)

This research study is being performed to evaluate the clinical outcomes of participants patients who had compartment syndrome and investigate the different closure techniques.

Multi-Center Functional and Radiographic Outcomes of Nailing of Distal Tibia Fractures with the Semi-Extended Technique
Research Team: Scott Ryan, MD (Principal Investigator), June Chanyasulkit, MD (Co-I), Mary Pevear (Study Coordinator), David Park (Medical Student), Bryan Walker (Medical Student), Shane Morris (Medical Student)

This research study is being performed to evaluate the functional and radiographic outcomes of patients with tibia fractures treated with intramedullary nails.

Vitamin D Levels in orthopaedic trauma patients
Research Team: Scott Ryan, MD (Principal Investigator), Mary Pevear (Study Coordinator), Alyssa Rautenberg (Medical Student), Courtney Scanlon (Medical Student), Dan Rodkey (Medical Student), Ally Tetreault (Medical Student), Shane Naki (Medical Student)

This study is meant to evaluate the impact that inadequate dietary intake of vitamin D may contribute to the recovery of an orthopaedic trauma patient. The hypothesis being tested is that vitamin D insufficiency is comparably prevalent among orthopaedic trauma patients who have sustained a fracture.