Carl Deirmengian, MD

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Affiliated Clinical

Clinical Associate Professor

About

  • Director of Comprehensive Arthritis and Joint Replacement Research, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
  • Editorial Board, American Journal of Orthopaedics
  • Editorial Board, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research
  • Guest Reviewer, Journal of Arthroplasty

Publications

  • Validation of the Alpha Defensin Lateral Flow Test for Periprosthetic Joint Infection. Deirmengian C, et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Nov 5. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.20.00749.
  • Synovial fluid aspirates diluted with saline or blood reduce the sensitivity of traditional and contemporary synovial fluid biomarkers. Deirmengian C, Feeley S, Kazarian GS, Kardos K. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2020 Mar 11. doi: 10.1097/CORR.0000000000001188.
  • Hip and Knee Section, Diagnosis, Laboratory Tests: Proceedings of International Consensus on Orthopedic Infections. Bauer TW, Bedair H, Creech JD, Deirmengian C, et al. J Arthroplasty. 2019 Feb;34(2S):S351-9.
  • Hip and Knee Section, Diagnosis, Pathogen Isolation, Culture: Proceedings of International Consensus on Orthopedic Infections. Abdel MP, Akgün D, Akin G, … Deirmengian C, et al. J Arthroplasty. 2019 Feb;34(2S):S361-7.
  • The Leukocyte Esterase Test Strip Is a Poor Rule-Out Test for Periprosthetic Joint Infection. Deirmengian CA, Liang L, Rosenberger JP, et al. J Arthroplasty. 2018 Aug;33(8):2571-4.
  • Comparison of Quadriceps-Sparing and Medial Parapatellar Approaches in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Kazarian GS, Siow MY, Chen AF, Deirmengian CA. J Arthroplasty. 2018 Jan;33(1):277-83.
  • Utility of Synovial White Blood Cell Count and Differential Before Reimplantation Surgery. Zmistowski BM, Clyde CT, Ghanem ES, Deirmengian CA, et al. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Sep;32(9):2820-4.

Education and Training

Education

  • MD
    Harvard Medical School
  • Internship
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Residency
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Fellowship
    Rush Medical College of Rush University

Academic Titles

  • Director of Comprehensive Arthritis and Joint Replacement Research, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
  • Editorial Board, American Journal of Orthopaedics
  • Editorial Board, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research
  • Guest Reviewer, Journal of Arthroplasty