Osteochondritis Dissecans of Knee Prospective Cohort


Trial ID: NCT02771496


The Cohort is a multi-site prospective data collection study that will enroll any patient with diagnosis of knee OCD (confirmed by a standard of care x-ray or MRI). Patients will be followed for up to the next 50 years of their lives to study courses of care, disease progression, treatment/surgical options/results, and specific sports-related outcomes in athletic patients. Subjects will complete quality of life surveys as part of the Cohort. Course of care will not be affected.

Official Title

ROCK Comprehensive Prospective Cohort for Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee

Stanford Investigator(s)

Kevin Shea

Chambers-Okamura Endowed Professor of Pediatric Orthopaedics


Inclusion Criteria:

   - Diagnosis of osteochondritis dissecans or focal articular cartilage defects as
   confirmed by x-ray or MRI

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Non-confirmed diagnosis (i.e. patient does not yet have imaging confirmation)


other: Other: observational only- no intervention


Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305