MOON Shoulder Instability: Patients Undergoing Operative Treatment of the Shoulder Capsule or Labrum

Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) Shoulder Instability Study is a prospective, multicenter trial hoping to learn the predictors for both excellent and poor function after surgery for shoulder instability. Approximately 2,500 people will be enrolled in in this study and will be followed for up to 20 years.

Study Coordinator: Shannon Ortiz


Funding Source
We would like to thank the following foundation for funding our research.

Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation

Support Staff

We are extremely thankful to the support staff at each site for making this study possible.

MOON Shoulder Sites Participating in the "MOON Shoulder: Instability Study"

Orthopedic Institute University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of California at San Francisco
University of ColoradoHospital for Special SurgeryUniversity of Kentucky
Ohio State University University of MichiganWashington University in St. Louis
Vanderbilt UniversityUniversity of Iowa

Questions about the MOON Shoulder Group contact Rosemary Sanders at Vanderbilt University Medical Center: