Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (Cross)

2019
March
14,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
A one-stage revision technique for periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) after a total hip replacement or total knee replacement may offer lower cost, quicker restoration of function, and lower morbidity than a two-stage revision; further, it may also...
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March
12,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Orthopedic surgeons at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City have developed a pain management pathway designed to reduce the use of opioid analgesics after joint procedures. The effort is part of the hospital’s commitment to minimize th...
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2018
September
10,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Michael B. Cross, MD, hip and knee surgeon at HSS, offers his perspective alongside an article about tranexamic acid (TXA) which may reduce transfusion risk after total joint arthroplasty. Dr. Cross writes that strong evidence supports that perioper...
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March
06,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Clinicians should use different criteria to diagnose periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) in the setting of a partial knee replacement versus a total knee replacement, according to a new study presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the American Acad...
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