Articles tagged with 'knee-replacement' | Hospital for Special Surgery

Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (knee-replacement)

2020
November
09,
2020
| 09:08 AM America/New_York
Becker's ASC Review featuring Bella Mehta, MBBS, MS and Michael L. Parks, MD ...
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November
09,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Disparities in unilateral knee replacement surgery have been well-documented, with lower utilization and higher complication rates among African American patients. While previous studies have focused on single knee replacement surgery, researchers at...
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November
06,
2020
| 17:19 PM America/New_York
Becker's Spine Review featuring Michael P. Ast, MD ...
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October
20,
2020
| 20:36 PM America/New_York
Becker's Spine Review  ...
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September
22,
2020
| 17:07 PM America/New_York
NBC TODAY featuring John L. Wang, MD ...
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August
31,
2020
| 20:36 PM America/New_York
Becker’s Spine Review featuring Michael P. Ast, MD ...
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August
30,
2020
| 08:16 AM America/New_York
Healthline featuring Steven B. Haas, MD ...
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August
03,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City have identified a unique gene signature in patients who developed stiffness after knee replacement surgery. The findings, available online as part of the AAOS 2020 Virtual Education E...
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July
28,
2020
| 10:41 AM America/New_York
Outpatient Surgery Magazine featuring Ellen M. Soffin, MD, PhD ...
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June
30,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
In patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), higher disease activity — not post-operative flares — increases the risk of pain and poor function one year after a total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA), according to a new study by...
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February
05,
2020
| 10:37 AM America/New_York
Over the years, Diane Hitchcock has kept in touch with Dr. Geoffrey Westrich, the orthopedic surgeon who performed her knee replacement surgery in 2009. She recently sent him the latest photo of herself rock-climbing, a sport she resumed five months ...
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January
17,
2020
| 09:21 AM America/New_York
Orthopedics This Week featuring Michael L. Parks, MD ...
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2019
December
10,
2019
| 15:42 PM America/New_York
Autumn Years Magazine featuring Geoffrey H. Westrich, MD ...
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November
13,
2019
| 17:36 PM America/New_York
Becker's Spine Review featuring Iris Navarro-Millan, MD ...
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November
12,
2019
| 14:30 PM America/New_York
Rehabilitation after knee replacement is an essential part of the recovery process. But what’s the best way to prepare patients before the procedure? Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City launched a pilot study to find ou...
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November
12,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Utilization of total hip and total knee replacement remains high for patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and most patients have moderate to high disease activity at the time of surgery. Risk of infection and a blood transfusion are higher in the...
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November
12,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Standard diagnostic methods are not adequate to identify prosthetic joint infections (PJIs) in patients with rheumatic diseases, according to findings from a new study by researchers from Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. The study...
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November
11,
2019
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
Approximately 4% of total knee replacement (TKR) patients require a revision surgery within five years. African Americans are 40% more likely to undergo TKR revision than whites, but whether racial disparities exist for both septic and aseptic TKR re...
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October
30,
2019
| 16:18 PM America/New_York
Stavros Niarchos Foundation featuring Thomas P. Sculco, MD and Peter K. Sculco, MD ...
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October
30,
2019
| 11:05 AM America/New_York
A large study analyzing 107,000 knee replacement surgeries found that African Americans were significantly more likely than white patients to be discharged to an inpatient rehabilitation or skilled nursing facility rather than home care after the pro...
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October
25,
2019
| 10:09 AM America/New_York
Forty-nine-year-old James Benfante’s knee pain got so bad he dreaded walking from the train station to his job or even standing in line. Working out in the gym became all but impossible. He decided it was time for knee replacement surgery, and he did...
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September
20,
2019
| 18:50 PM America/New_York
AARP Magazine featuring Mathias P. Bostrom, MD ...
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