Carl Deirmengian, MD

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Comparison of Quadriceps-Sparing and Medial Parapatellar Approaches in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials
  2. The Leukocyte Esterase Test Strip Is a Poor Rule-Out Test for Periprosthetic Joint Infection
  3. Utility of Synovial White Blood Cell Count and Differential Before Reimplantation Surgery
  4. Quantitative anatomical differences in the shoulder
  5. CORR Insights®: Antibacterial and Biocompatible Titanium-Copper Oxide Coating May Be a Potential Strategy to Reduce Periprosthetic Infection: An In Vitro Study
  6. A Current Procedural Terminology Code for “Knee Conversion” Is Needed to Account for the Additional Surgical Time Required Compared to Total Knee Arthroplasty
  7. The C-Reactive Protein May Not Detect Infections Caused by Less-Virulent Organisms
  8. The Alpha-defensin Test for Periprosthetic Joint Infections Is Not Affected by Prior Antibiotic Administration
  9. Diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection: New technologies and future trends
  10. Prospective Evaluation of Sleep Disturbances After Total Knee Arthroplasty
  11. Premature Therapeutic Antimicrobial Treatments Can Compromise the Diagnosis of Late Periprosthetic Joint Infection
  12. The Alpha-defensin Test for Periprosthetic Joint Infection Responds to a Wide Spectrum of Organisms
  13. Medicare fails to compensate additional surgical time and effort associated with revision arthroplasty
  14. What's new in adult reconstructive knee surgery
  15. CORR Insights®: Do Serologic and Synovial Tests Help Diagnose Infection in Revision Hip Arthroplasty With Metal-on-metal Bearings or Corrosion?
  16. Molecular Diagnostics
  17. The Alpha-defensin Test for Periprosthetic Joint Infection Outperforms the Leukocyte Esterase Test Strip
  18. Conventional Diagnostic Challenges in Periprosthetic Joint Infection
  19. Combined measurement of synovial fluid a-defensin and C-reactive protein levels: Highly accurate for diagnosing periprosthetic joint infection
  20. Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection