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. Periarticular Injection of Liposomal Bupivacaine Offers No Benefit Over Standard Bupivacaine in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Trial
  2. The fourth year of medical school: Time for reassessment AOA critical issues
  3. Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients With Parkinson's Disease: Survivorship, Outcomes, and Reasons for Failure
  4. Survivorship and Outcomes in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty
  5. Formal physical therapy after total hip arthroplasty is not required: A randomized controlled trial
  6. Can We Reduce the Utilization of Home-Visiting Nurse Services After Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty?
  7. Medicare reimbursement for total joint arthroplasty: The driving forces
  8. High Incidence of Undiagnosed Cervical Myelopathy in Patients with Hip Fracture Compared with Controls
  9. Direct Cost and Complications Associated With Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients With Preoperative Anxiety and Depression
  10. Direct Costs of Aspirin versus Warfarin for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis after Total Knee or Hip Arthroplasty
  11. Staphylococcal persistence due to biofilm formation in synovial fluid containing prophylactic cefazolin
  12. Protocol-based arthroplasty: Less is more
  13. Intraoperative Proximal Femoral Fracture in Primary Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty
  14. Administration of Aspirin as a Prophylaxis Agent Against Venous Thromboembolism Results in Lower Incidence of Periprosthetic Joint Infection
  15. Wound Management
  16. Risk factors for surgical site infection following total joint arthroplasty
  17. Wound management
  18. Has the rate of in-hospital infections after total joint arthroplasty decreased?
  19. Is Venous Foot Pump Effective In Prevention of Thromboembolic Disease After Joint Arthroplasty: A Meta-Analysis
  20. Accuracy of digital templating in total knee arthroplasty.