Recent Research

    1. A Retro-Prospective, Non-randomized, Consecutive Series, Single Cohort, Multicenter Adaptive Design Study to Evaluate the Outcomes of Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) Using JOURNEYII BCS Total Knee System (The NIMBLE study). 2012-Current
    2. A Prospective, non-randomized, unmasked, multicenter CLINICAL STUDY of the Birmingham Hip Modular Hip System in patients with non-inflammatory arthritis. (JHK 09-10) 2009-2011
    3. A Prospective, non-randomized clinical study of the Birmingham hip Modular hip System in BHR revision patients, compassionate use. (JHK 09-10), 2009-2011
    4. A prospective, multicenter consecutive series study of patients treated with the Journey Deuce Bicompartmental Knee System. 2009
    5. A Prospective, Multicenter, Consecutive Series Study of Patients treated with the Journey Unicondylar Femoral Implant. (JH-09-35), 2009-2010
    6. A Feasibility, Prospective, Randomized, Controlled, Single-Blind Study Comparing Blood Loss Associated with Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty Using Harmonic™ Technology (HK 105) vs. Electrosurgery. (JHK 09-08), 2008-2009.
    7. The Efficacy of the Knee Mobilization Device in Post Operative Total Knee Arthroplasty Rehabilitation. (JH-08-07), 2008-2009.
    8. Apixaban (BMS-CV 185-035) A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Active-controlled, parallel-group, multi-center study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Apixaban in subjects undergoing Elective Total Hip Replacement Surgery. 2007-2008
    9. Apixaban (BMS-CV185-034) A Phase 3 Randomized, Double-Blind, Active-Controlled (Enoxaparin), Parallel Group, Multi-Center Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Oral Apixaban in Subjects Undergoing Elective Total Knee Replacement Surgery. 2007
    10. A Clinical Evaluation of a Computer Aided Orthopaedic Software Package for Knee Replacement Surgery. (JH-07-09), 2007-2008
    11. A Clinical Evaluation of a Computer Aided Orthopaedic Software Package for Hip Replacement Surgery. (JH-06-28), 2006-2008
    12. Clinical Evaluation of BrainLAB VectorVision Hip SR ™ Software for Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (JH 06-20), 2006-Current
    13. A prospective, consecutive series, multi-center clinical study analyzing the functional performance of the RENASYS/JOURNEY Naturally Articulating Knee System in total knee arthroplasty. (JH 06-24), 2006-2011
    14. DigiMatch ™ ROBODOC® Surgical System (JH 04-49), 2006-2009
    15. Factor Xa Inhibitor Study Phase II for Portola Pharmaceuticals. 2006.
    16. CAS Positive Financial Impact Study (JH 05-05), 2005-2009.
    17. Comparison of the Safety and Efficacy of Patient Controlled Analgesia Delivered by Fentanyl HCI Transdermal System vs. Morphine IV Pump for Pain Management after Primary Unilateral Total Hip (JH-04-04), 2004-2009.
    18. Clinical Evaluation of a Minimally Invasive Approach to Total Hip Replacement Surgery (MIS Hip) (JH 03-04), 2003-2009.
    19. DePuy Orthopedics Protocol. “Computer-Assisted Surgery Sensor Tensor Surgical Technique.” 2003.
    20. Clinical Evaluation of an Image Guided Approach to Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement Surgery (IGS-MIS Hip). 2003.
    21. Randomized, Third-Party Blinded, Multicenter Clinical Trial to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of Oxiplex/SP Gel for the Reduction of Pain and Radiculopathy Following Lumbar Disc Surgery (JH 02-21). 2002-2006
    22. An Open Label, Randomized Parallel Group Study to Confirm the Safety and Efficacy of PROCRIT (Epoetin Alfa) Administered Perioperatively vs. the Standard of Care in Blood Conservation in Subjects Undergoing Major Elective Spinal Surgery (JH-01-27). 2002-2005
    23. Clinical Evaluation of the VectorVision Navigation System (BrainLAB Knee and Hip Project). 2002-2003
    24. A Multicenter Randomized Double Blind Placebo and Active Controlled Comparison of the Safety and Efficacy of Dirame (Propiram Fumarate 50 mg, 100 mg, and 150 mg), Oxycodone (5 mg), and Placebo in the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Pain After Total Hip Replacement Surgery. Phase III, FDA Clinical Trial. 2002.
    25. A Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of DePuy AcroMed Titanium Surgical Mesh and MOSS-Miami Spinal Fixation System Pedicle Screws for Intradiscal Fusion in the Lumbar Spine. FDA Investigational Device Exemption Clinical Trial. 2002.
    26. A Randomized Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of the Cervical I/F Cage for Anterior Cervical Fusion (JH 01-05). 2001- 2006.
    27. Capture Ware 2000 National Database for Orthopaedic Outcomes. 2001-Current.
    28. Study of the Genesis II Mobile Bearing Knee System (JH-03-01). 2001-2009.
    29. The Clinical and Cost Effectiveness of Four Different Treatment Methods for Preventing Epidural Scar Formation After Unilateral Lumbar Discectomy: A Prospective Clinical and MRI Evaluation. 2000-2001.
    30. Evaluation of the Metal Articulation with Ultima M.O.M. Total Hip System-Cemented. FDA, Investigational Device Exemption Clinical Trial. 1999-2002.
    31. Clinical Evaluation of Peri-operative Hemoglobin and the Relationship to Postoperative Vigor in Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty. Phase IV, FDA Clinical Trial. 1999-2000.
    32. Cost-Effectiveness of a Peri-operative Transfusion System in Patients Undergoing Elective Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery as an Alternative to Autologous Blood Donation. 1999.
    33. A Randomized, Double Blind, Active-Controlled (Enoxaparin) Parallel Group Dose-Response Study of DPC 906 for the Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis in Knee Replacement Surgery. Phase II, FDA Clinical Trial. 1999.
    34. The Accuracy of Placement of Lumbar Pedicle Screws Placed by Conventional Fluoroscopic Technique Compared to Screws Placed With An Intra-operative, Computer Guided Tracking System (OTS): A Prospective, Case Controlled Study Using CT Imaging. 1997-1998.
    35. JH 04-09 DigiMatch ROBODOC Surgical System: A prospectively designed, Randomized, Controlled multi-center clinical trial assessing the safety and efficacy of DigiMatch Technology in primary cement-less total hip arthroplasty. 2008-2007
    36. JH 06-20 Birmingham Hip Resurfacing: Clinical Evaluation Of BrainLAB VectorVision Hip SR ™ Software for Birmingham Hip Resurfacing 2008-2006
    37. JH 06-27 CaptureWare 2000 National Database for Orthopaedic Outcomes: CaptureWare Database Project 2008-2001
    38. JH 06-24 Journey Knee: A prospective, consecutive series, multi-center clinical study analyzing the functional performance of the RENASYS/JOURNEY Naturally Articulating Knee System in Total Knee Arthroplasty 2008-2007
    39. Clinical Evaluation of a Minimally Invasive Approach to Total Hip Replacement Surgery (MIS Hip) 2008-2003
    40. JH 08-07 Efficacy of Knee Mobilization device in postoperative total knee Arthroplasty Rehabilitation. Freiberg Ortho 2008
    41. JH 06-09 CPM vs. No CPM in Total Knee Replacement: Use of Inpatient Continuous Passive Motion (CPM) versus No CPM in Computer Assisted Total Knee Arthoplasty (TKA) 2008-2006
    42. JH 07-06 Apixaban (CV185-035): A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-blind, Active-controlled, Parallel-group, Multi-center Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Apixaban in Subjects Undergoing Elective Total Hip Replacement Surgery 2008-2007
    43. JH 06-28 BrainLab Hip 5.0 Software Trial: A Clinical Evaluation of a Computer Aided Orthopaedic Software Package for Hip Replacement Surgery 2008-2006
    44. JH 07-09 BrainLab 2.0 Software Knee Trial: A Clinical Evaluation of a Computer Aided Orthopaedic Software Package for Knee Replacement Surgery 2008-2006
    45. A PDP Study of the Genesis II Mobile Bearing Knee System in Total Knee Arthroplasty 2008-2001
    46. JH 06-19 MI TGIS Hip Study 2007-2006
    47. JH 03-05 Clinical Evaluation of An Image Guided Approach to Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement Surgery (IGS-MIS Hip) Beta Floura Hip 2007-2003
    48. JH 05-09 CAS Positive Financial Impact Study 2007-2005 DePuy
    49. JH 06-06 Evaluation of the Factor Xa Inhibitor, PRT054021, Against Enoxaparin in a Randomized Trial for the Prevention of Venous Thromboembolic Events After Unilateral Total Knee Replacement (EXPERT) 2006
    50. Randomized Third-Party Blinded Multicenter Clinical Trial to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of Oxiplex/SP Gel for the reduction of Pain and Radiculopathy Following Lumbar Disc Surgery. 2006-2002
    51. An Open Label, Randomized Parallel Group Study to confirm the Safety and efficacy of PROCRIT (Epoetin alfa) Administered Perioperatively vs. the Standard of Care in Blood Conservation in Subjects Undergoing Major Elective Spinal Surgery. 2005-2002
    52. DePuy Orthopedics Protocol. “Computer Assisted Surgery Sensor Tensor Surgical Technique.” 2003
    53. JH 01-25 Clinical Evaluation of the VectorVision Navigation System (BrainLAB Knee and Hip Project) 2003-2002.
    54. A Multicenter, Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-and Active-Controlled Comparison of the Safety and Efficacy of Dirame® (Propiram Fumarate 50 mg, 100 mg, and 150 mg), Oxycodone (5 mg), and Placebo in the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Pain After Total Hip Replacement Surgery. Phase III FDA Clinical Trial. 2002-2001.
    55. A Multicenter, Multinational, Randomized, Double-Blind, Comparison of Subcutaneous ORG31540/SR90107A with Enoxaparin in the Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis and Symptomatic Pulmonary Embolism after Elective Major Knee Surgery or a Revision. Phase III, FDA Clinical Trial.
    56. A Multi-center Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of DePuy AcroMed Titanium Surgical Mesh and MOSS-Miami Spinal Fixation System Pedicle Screws for Intradiscal Fusion in the Lumbar Spine. FDA Investigational Device Exemption Clinical Trial. 2002.
    57. Evaluation of the Metal Articulation with Ultima M.O.M. Total Hip System-Cemented, FDA Investigational Device Exemption Clinical Trial. 2002-1999
    58. The Clinical and Cost Effectiveness of Four Different Treatment Methods for Preventing Epidural Scar Formation After Unilateral Lumbar Diskectomy: A Prospective Clinical and MRI Evaluation. 2001-2000.
    59. Clinical Evaluation of Perioperative Hemoglobin and the Relationship to Postoperative Vigor in Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty. Phase IV, FDA Clinical Trial. 2000-1999.
    60. A Randomized, Double Blind, Active-Controlled (Enoxaparin), Parallel Group, Dose Response Study Of DPC 906 For The Prevention Of Deep Vein Thrombosis In Knee Replacement Surgery. Phase II, FDA Clinical Trial. 1999.
    61. Cost-Effectiveness of a Peri-Operative Transfusion System in Patients Undergoing Elective Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery as an Alternative to Autologous Blood Donation. 1999
    62. The Accuracy Of Placement Of Lumbar Pedicle Screws Placed By Conventional Fluoroscopic Technique Compared To Screws Placed With An Intraoperative, Computer- Guided Tracking System (OTS): A Prospective, Case Controlled Study Using CT Imaging. 1998-1997.
    63. A Two-Year, Multi-Center, Prospective, Randomized Study of Pedicle Screw Fixation. CE Sutterlin, III MD; SP Barrett, MD; RJ Wisnewski, MD; CA Dickman, MD; FT Wetzel, MD; CB Michelson, MD; GG Field, MD; PC McAfee, MD; ML Swank, MD; M Reed, MD.

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