Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (Memtsoudis)

2019
May
14,
2019
| 12:12 AM America/New_York
Healio Pulmonology featuring Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, MBA ...
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May
01,
2019
| 11:20 PM America/New_York
Anesthesiology News featuring Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, MBA ...
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April
12,
2019
| 10:54 PM America/New_York
In almost all cases, regional anesthesia for both total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA) was associated with either fewer complications or equivalent complications compared with general anesthesia, according to results present...
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April
12,
2019
| 04:55 PM America/New_York
At this year's American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) annual meeting, HSS presented new research related to anesthesiology, orthopedic surgery, and expanding physician medical knowledge worldwide. HSS Training in Ghana Ex...
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March
01,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
In recent years, hospitals in North America have increased implementation of procedures for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS). While this should be a good thing, if these procedures are implemented without an appropriate evidence base and withou...
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2018
November
28,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Consumer Reports writes on alternatives to opioids for pain relief for ailments such as lower back pain, post-surgical pain, headaches, and joint pain. Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, MBA, director of Critical Care Services within the Department of ...
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October
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Anesthesiology News featured a study by HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, MBA, who investigated the efficacy of IV acetaminophen in reducing opioid consumption for patients undergoing surgery. According to the article, findings in...
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July
10,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Anesthesiology News reported on study findings by HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, who researched the efficacy of multiple analgesics in reducing opioid use and maximizing pain control for joint arthroplasty. "Multimodal pain man...
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July
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Outpatient Surgery Magazine featured a bylined article by HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, who addressed the efficacy of continuous nerve blocks (CNBs) on surgical sites for prolonged pain control after surgery. Dr. Memtsoudis ex...
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June
11,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Anesthesiology interviewed HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, on-air to discuss about his recent study, Association of Multimodal Pain Management Strategies with Perioperative Outcomes and Resource Utilization: A Population-based St...
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May
22,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
HealthLeaders featured a study conducted led by Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, HSS anesthesiologist, on the effectiveness of liposomal bupivacaine, a local anesthetic drug, during total knee replacement surgery. Findings indicated that the medicatio...
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April
19,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Multimodal analgesia - a strategy used by anesthesiologists to combine different modes of pain relief before, during, and after surgery - may significantly lower opioid consumption and other complications in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA...
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April
19,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Performing ambulatory knee surgery while the patient is awake is feasible – both in patients who use audiovisual devices and those who don’t – results of a poster presented at the 2018 World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine suggest. ...
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April
04,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Intravenous acetaminophen may not decrease opioid utilization or lower opioid-related risks in the postoperative setting – a key argument against its routine inclusion in analgesic regimens, according to a study published in Anesthesia and Analgesia....
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March
19,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Medscape reported on study findings from HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, who reviewed how the use of multiple analgesics could reduce opioid use, risk of complications and the average length of hospital stay for patients. Accord...
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March
14,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
A Health article reported on study findings from HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, who found that using two or more pain control methods rather than opioid medication after joint replacement surgery reduced risk to patients. In ...
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March
08,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
An MD Magazine article reports on study findings from HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, who investigated the benefits of a multimodal pain relief strategy for patients undergoing joint replacement surgery. Findings indicated tha...
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March
02,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
A MedPage Today article reports on study findings from HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, who reviewed how the use of multiple analgesics could reduce opioid use. According to the article, total hip replacement patients who recei...
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February
21,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
In a MedPage Today article, a recent study found that aspirin is just as effective as rivaroxaban at preventing blood clots after joint replacement surgery. HSS anesthesiologist Stavros G. Memtsoudis, MD, PhD, agreed with the study's findings and no...
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