Targeted Muscle Reinnervation and Prosthetics Function: The Mayo Clinic Experience


About this study

The purpose of this study is to

  1. To provide a comprehensive review of Mayo Clinic’s experience with Targeted Muscle Reinnervation
  2. Investigate the relationships between patient risk factors and clinical variables with long term functional outcomes
  3. Determine rates of complications, revision surgeries and failure
  4. To compare outcomes with other procedures for prosthetic control improvement.  

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:

  • Ages 15 and older (max. 99) with a clinical diagnosis of a thigh defect (s) requiring surgical intervention at Mayo Clinic Rochester as determined by health records

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Less than 15 years old or older than 99

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

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Brian Carlsen, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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