Fortify Clinical Trial

FORTIFY Clinical Trial:  A Prospective, Randomized Multicenter Controlled Trial of CERAMENT G as Part of Surgical Repair of Open Diaphyseal Tibial Fractures (NCT02820363)

The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the safety and effectiveness of CERAMENT G used in conjunction with standard-of-care treatment compared to standard-of-care treatment alone in the care of subjects with open fractures of the tibial diaphysis.*

This study is being conducted at hospitals in the United States and Europe, and enrollment was completed in 2020.

Principal Investigator: Douglas R. Dirschl, MD, The University of Chicago Medicine

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*an open tibia (shinbone) fracture is one where the skin is broken and the bone is exposed to the outside