Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (Fields)

2019
May
15,
2019
| 12:10 AM America/New_York
CreakyJoints.org featuring Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP and Juliette Kleinman, LCSW, ACSW ...
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May
01,
2019
| 07:54 PM America/New_York
Arthritis Today featuring Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP ...
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2018
December
29,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
MedPage Today reporter Nancy Walsh writes on the current thinking for gout treatment including interleukin (IL)-1β blockade. "The anti-IL-1 approach to refractory gout remains promising," says Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, rheumatologist at HSS. "I...
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November
05,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
MedPage Today featured HSS rheumatologist Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, in an article about treatment for moderate osteoarthritis (OA). "Gradually we've come to know that all of these [anti-inflammatory] drugs have a heart warning," said Dr. Fields....
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November
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Today's Geriatric Medicine features a bylined article by Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, rheumatologist at HSS, about getting relief from gout. According to a 2017 CreakyJoints survey of 1,000 gout patients and 500 caregivers, one-half of all patients...
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August
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Arthritis Today reported on a study that found that patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) didn't achieve sustained remission lasting at least six months. HSS rheumatologist Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, who was not involved in the study, commented...
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July
19,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The Rheumatologist featured a bylined article by Joan Westreich, LCSW, social work coordinator of the Early Arthritis Initiative at HSS, who addressed the importance of support groups for those with rheumatic conditions. "Dynamic, efficient and cost...
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June
06,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The Doctors Weighs In featured a bylined article by HSS rheumatologist Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, about gout management. "Although diet is important in gout, the real cause lies in urate itself and in a person's genetic tendency to gout," wrote D...
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June
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
HSS hip and knee surgeon Geoffrey H. Westrich, MD, and rheumatologist Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, explained how to treat knee pain in an article in Arthritis Today. If a patient has osteoarthritis, Dr. Westrich cautioned to avoid arthroscopic surg...
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May
22,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Developed by patients and reviewed by rheumatologists, CreakyJoints published Raising the Voice of Patients: The Patient's Guide to Treating and Managing Gout, Healio Rheumatology reported. "There are many misconceptions about how you get and treat ...
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March
06,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The Arthritis Foundation reported that cases of gout in women have more than doubled in the last 20 years. According to the article, gout occurs when high levels of uric acid build up in the blood. HSS rheumatologist Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP, no...
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March
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Arthritis Today reported that the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology lowered the diagnostic threshold for stage 1 high blood pressure. According to the article, the lower threshold could help reduce the risk of heart at...
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February
23,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
A Rheumatology Advisor article reports on a recent case study that found urate crystal deposits in the retina of a 62-year-old patient with uncontrolled gout. Although gout can affect many organs, there have been no previous findings that indicated c...
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February
12,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The Arthritis Foundation featured HSS rheumatologist Theodore R. Fields, MD, FACP in an article about spinal gout. The article reported that spinal gout is a potential cause of back pain, but it is relatively rare. However, Dr. Fields said "some ear...
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January
17,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
According to a recent study published in Arthritis Care & Research, children born to mothers with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) appear to have an increased risk of RA and other chronic health problems, The Arthritis Foundation reports. HSS rheumatologis...
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