Carl Deirmengian, MD

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

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