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Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (pressrelease)

2021
April
20,
2021
| 13:00 PM America/New_York
HSS Orthopedics at Stamford Health is the first healthcare provider in the region to introduce the most advanced computerized augmented-reality navigation technology for spine surgery. Spine surgeons equipped with “x-ray vision” have the capability t...
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April
20,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Sixty-nine-year-old Mark Eisen says he waited seven years for a surgery he hopes will change his life. Last week, he had the first total wrist replacement with KinematX™, a new implant co-designed by Scott W. Wolfe, MD, chief emeritus of the Hand and...
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April
16,
2021
| 15:05 PM America/New_York
Marathon runners hoping to stay injury-free now have further cause to avoid sharp spikes in their weekly mileage, according to a study conducted by sports medicine physicians and experts at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. That ru...
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April
09,
2021
| 12:16 PM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has appointed healthcare leader Michael Enriquez, FACHE as President of HSS Florida. HSS is the world’s leading academic medical center specializing in orthopedics, rheumatology, and related disciplines. In Orthoped...
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April
02,
2021
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has appointed healthcare executive Reginald “Reggie” Odom, Esq. as Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer. HSS is the world’s leading academic medical center specializing in orthopedics, rheumatology, and relat...
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March
24,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and the manufacturer, LimaCorporate S.p.A., today unveiled the first provider-based 3D design and printing facility for custom complex joint replacement solutions. HSS is consistently ranked No. 1 in orthopedics wor...
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March
23,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has become the first hospital in New York State to receive the nation’s highest honor for nursing excellence five times. Just one half of one percent of all hospitals in the U.S. have achieved a fifth “Magnet” desig...
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March
22,
2021
| 15:50 PM America/New_York
Now that spring has arrived, we’ll be spending more time outdoors. Many people will return to walking or running for exercise or playing outdoor sports after being cooped up at home over the winter. It’s the time of year doctors tend to see an increa...
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March
16,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) announced it has received a transformative $35 million contribution from the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation for the construction of a state-of-the-art medical tower. This new building will be the first and...
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March
08,
2021
| 10:30 AM America/New_York
In a survey of doctors, health care professionals and hospital managers in over 20 countries worldwide, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has been rated the world’s #1 hospital for orthopedics. Conducted by Newsweek and Statista, a global market res...
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February
17,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
A new study has found that among patients with rheumatologic disease, pregnancy is not associated with increased self-reported COVID-19, but is associated with a shorter duration of COVID-19 symptoms and a higher prevalence of loss of smell or taste....
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February
09,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center specializing in orthopedics, rheumatology, and related disciplines, has become the first facility in the country to launch a cutting-edge technology for the digitization ...
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February
04,
2021
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Severe, ongoing back pain can be severely debilitating. Some conditions can affect one’s ability to walk or carry out basic activities. Just ask Amanda Murdolo. Last April, during the pandemic lockdown, the 22-year-old graduate student started experi...
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February
01,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
January 2021 marks the one-year anniversary of HSS Florida, a state-of-the-art facility in West Palm Beach that is part of Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center specializing in orthopedics, rheumatology and r...
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January
29,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Healthcare executive Michael Rawlings has been appointed Senior Vice President of Facilities, Construction and Support Services by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS). HSS is the world’s leading academic medical center specialized in orthopedics, rheu...
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January
19,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Martin W. Roche, MD, who performed the world’s first sensor and robotic assisted knee surgery, has joined HSS Florida in West Palm Beach. HSS is ranked #1 in the world for Orthopedics by Newsweek and is the world’s leading academic medical center spe...
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2020
December
30,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
In a new study, researchers found that there are no statistically significant effects of using a mound, flat ground or distance variation on arm speed or shoulder rotation in high school pitchers.The results were published in the Orthopaedic Journal ...
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December
28,
2020
| 18:13 PM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world's leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, has partnered with the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics at Sinai Hospital in Maryland and The University of Pennsylvania to pre...
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December
17,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
An international team of more than 80 collaborators led by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) investigators is developing new classification criteria for clinical research of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), a life-threatening autoimmune clotting dis...
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December
17,
2020
| 10:15 AM America/New_York
An orthopedic surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has performed the first augmented reality (AR) knee replacement in the United States. The new technology was designed and engineered with artificial intelligence and machine learning.Augment...
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December
15,
2020
| 10:15 AM America/New_York
The microscopic structure of bone appears to predict which patients will experience poor outcomes after spinal fusion, according to a new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. Spinal fusion is among the most com...
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December
10,
2020
| 16:06 PM America/New_York
UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, today announced a multi-year extension of its partnership with Hospital for Special Surgery, the world’s leading academic medical center dedicated to musculoskeletal health. Under the terms of...
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December
09,
2020
| 07:15 AM America/New_York
Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, today announced an exclusive agree...
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November
18,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Surgeons’ preoperative expectations were more accurate than patients’ expectations in predicting patient-reported outcomes two years after lumbar spine surgery, according to a longitudinal study by investigators at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)....
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November
09,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
At this year’s American College of Rheumatology virtual meeting, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) presented exciting research related to rheumatology and orthopedic surgery. The research focuses on the diagnosis of renal disorders, the risk of v...
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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
08,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
Since doctors began treating cancer patients with immunotherapy drugs called checkpoint inhibitors nearly a decade ago, they have observed that a subset of these patients experience a side effect that clinically looks like inflammatory arthritis. The...
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November
08,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Researchers have identified several factors that should help improve the diagnosis of chronic nonbacterial osteomyelitis (CNO), also known as chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO). This chronic autoinflammatory syndrome, which can be debi...
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November
07,
2020
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
A knowledgeable patient is an empowered patient, and the ability to understand and proactively manage a health challenge can help improve quality of life, according to Robyn Wiesel, associate director of Public & Patient Education at Hospital for Spe...
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November
07,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Children with arthritis affecting five or more joints, called polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (polyarticular JIA), living in less affluent families were twice as likely to report more than an hour of morning joint stiffness, compared to t...
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