James J. Purtill, MD

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(800) 321-9999

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Who Goes to Inpatient Rehabilitation or Skilled Nursing Facilities Unexpectedly Following Total Knee Arthroplasty?
  2. Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients With Parkinson's Disease: Survivorship, Outcomes, and Reasons for Failure
  3. Survivorship and Outcomes in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty
  4. Patients living alone can be safely discharged directly home after total joint arthroplasty a prospective cohort study
  5. Short-term Outcomes of Total Knee Arthroplasty Performed at an Orthopedic Specialty Hospital
  6. Periarticular Injection of Liposomal Bupivacaine Offers No Benefit Over Standard Bupivacaine in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Trial
  7. The fourth year of medical school: Time for reassessment AOA critical issues
  8. Formal physical therapy after total hip arthroplasty is not required: A randomized controlled trial
  9. Can We Reduce the Utilization of Home-Visiting Nurse Services After Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty?
  10. Medicare reimbursement for total joint arthroplasty: The driving forces
  11. High Incidence of Undiagnosed Cervical Myelopathy in Patients with Hip Fracture Compared with Controls
  12. Direct Cost and Complications Associated With Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients With Preoperative Anxiety and Depression
  13. Direct Costs of Aspirin versus Warfarin for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis after Total Knee or Hip Arthroplasty
  14. Staphylococcal persistence due to biofilm formation in synovial fluid containing prophylactic cefazolin
  15. Protocol-based arthroplasty: Less is more
  16. Intraoperative Proximal Femoral Fracture in Primary Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty
  17. Administration of Aspirin as a Prophylaxis Agent Against Venous Thromboembolism Results in Lower Incidence of Periprosthetic Joint Infection
  18. Wound Management
  19. Risk factors for surgical site infection following total joint arthroplasty
  20. Wound management