Survivorship of Attune Primary Total Knee Prosthesis


About this study

This post-marketing investigation will evaluate the long term (up to 15 years) survivorship of the Attune Primary Knee Prosthesis in patients with non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease. Data from Subjects who receive one of four knee configurations will be pooled to establish a contemporary dataset.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subject is male or female and between the ages of 22 and 75 years at the time of surgery, inclusive.
  • Subject was diagnosed with NIDJD.
  • Subject is a suitable candidate for cemented primary total knee arthroplasty using the devices described in this protocol with either resurfaced or non-resurfaced patellae.
  • Subject has given voluntary, written informed consent to participate in this clinical investigation and has authorized the transfer of his/her information to DePuy.
  • Subject is currently not bedridden.
  • Subject in the opinion of the Clinical Investigator, is able to understand this clinical investigation and is willing and able to perform all study procedure and follow-up visits and co-operate with investigational procedures.
  • Subject must be comfortable with speaking, reading and understanding questions and providing responses in an available translated language for the PROs in the protocol.
  • The devices specified in this protocol were implanted.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject is a woman who is pregnant or lactating.
  • Contralateral knee has already been enrolled in this study.
  • Subject had a contralateral amputation.
  • Previous partial knee replacement (unilateral, bicompartmental or patellofemoral joint replacement), patellectomy, high tibial osteotomy or primary TKA in affected knee.
  • Subject is currently experiencing radicular pain from the spine.
  • Subject has participated in an IDE/IND clinical investigation with an investigational product in the last three months.
  • Subject is currently involved in any personal injury litigation, medical-legal or worker's compensation claims.
  • Subject is a known drug or alcohol abuser or has a psychological disorder that could affect their ability to complete patient reported questionnaires.
  • Subject was diagnosed with fibromyalgia that is currently being treated with prescription medication.
  • Subject has significant neurological or musculoskeletal disorders or disease that may adversely affect gait or weight bearing (e.g. muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, Charcot disease).
  • Subject is suffering from inflammatory arthritis (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosis, etc.).
  • Subject is not comfortable with speaking, reading, and understanding questions and providing responses in an available translated language for the PROs in the protocol.
  • Subject has a medical condition with less than 5 years of life expectancy.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Mark Spangehl, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Lupe Canez

(480) 574-2753

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