Research Projects

PREVENA Clinical Trials

The objective of this study is to evaluate the impact of a closed incision negative pressure dressing (PREVENA) on incidence of post-operative wound complications, and medical costs in patients undergoing lower extremity amputation who are enrolled in a clinical trial.

Principal Investigator
Paul J. DiMuzio, MD
Thomas Jefferson University
111 S. 11th Street, Suite G6270
Philadelphia, PA 19107


This project fosters staff and student mobility, allowing students to patriate in the care of patients with varying demographics, use technological advances not available at their home institution, have improved understanding of advanced methodological techniques, advance their educational experience and gain new expertise.