Cara Cipriano, MDCara Cipriano, MD
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Selected Publications

Cipriano CA, Brown NM, Della Valle CJ, Moric M, Sporer SM. Intra-Operative Periprosthetic Fractures Associated with Press Fit Stems in Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty: Incidence, Management, and Outcomes. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Mar 19. Epub ahead of print.

Cipriano CA, Brown NM, Michael AM, Moric M, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ. Serum and synovial fluid analysis for diagnosing chronic periprosthetic infection in patients with inflammatory arthritis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 Apr 4;94(7):594-600.

Cipriano CA, Arvanitis LD, Virkus WW. Use of the reamer-irrigator-aspirator may reduce tumor dissemination during intramedullary fixation of malignancies. Orthopedics. 2012 Jan 16;35(1):e48-52.

Brown NM, Cipriano CA, Moric M, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ. Dilute betadine lavage before closure for the prevention of acute postoperative deep periprosthetic joint infection. J Arthroplasty. 2012 Jan;27(1):27-30.

Cipriano C, Blank A, Miller I, Gitelis S. Giant cell tumor with involvement of the patellar ligament. J Knee Surg. 2010 Dec;23(4):229-32.

Cipriano CA, Pill SG, Keenan MA. Heterotopic ossification following traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2009 Nov;17(11):689-97. Review.

Cipriano C, Pill SG, Rosenstock J, Keenan MA. Radiation therapy for preventing recurrence of neurogenic heterotopic ossification. Orthopedics. 2009 Sep;32(9).

Cipriano CA, Issack PS, Shindle L, Werner CM, Helfet DL, Lane JM. Recent advances toward the clinical application of PTH (1-34) in fracture healing. HSS J. 2009 Sep;5(2):149-53.

Cipriano CA, Issack PS, Beksac B, Della Valle AG, Sculco TP, Salvati EA. Metallosis after metal-on-polyethylene total hip arthroplasty. Am J Orthop. 2008 Feb;37(2):E18-25. Review.

Cipriano C, Keenan MA. Knee disarticulation and hip release for severe lower extremity contractures. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Sep;462:150-5.















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Barnes Jewish Hospital

4921 Parkview Place

St Louis, MO 63110

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5201 Midamerica Plaza

St. Louis, MO 63129


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