Correlation of Spinopelvic Movement with Lateral Radiographs to Assess Spine Motion Prior to Total Hip Arthroplasty


About this study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the correlation between a novel pelvic sensor that assesses spinopelvic motion with lateral sit-to-stand radiographs, and to evaluate the relationship between a novel pelvic sensor with pelvic tilt, sacral slope, and lumbar lordosis.

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:

- Ability to provide informed consent.

- Hip pathology: 20 presenting for total hip arthroplasty, 20 presenting for joint
preservation procedures.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients with lumbosacral hardware, contralateral THA, or DJD in the contralateral hip.

Eligibility last updated 6/21/22. Questions regarding updates should be directed to the study team contact.


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

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Rafael Sierra, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Riley Voll

(507) 284-5445

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