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2022
December
07,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
An orthopedic surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has performed the first augmented reality-guided spine surgery in New York State. Frank Cammisa, MD, chief emeritus of HSS Spine, performed a successful spinal decompression and fusion on a ...
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December
06,
2022
| 17:08 PM America/New_York
After years of searching for answers and numerous doctor consultations, 59-year-old Kathleen Kaler finally found relief from the severe ankle pain and instability that had plagued her for years. At Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), Constantine Deme...
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November
29,
2022
| 14:57 PM America/New_York
Medical device and technology company Lazurite and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world's leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, today announced a new collaborative relationship based on Lazurite’s ArthroFree™ Wir...
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November
14,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Investigators at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have discovered that at the time of total knee replacement, women have significantly increased levels of immune cells called mast cells in synovial tissue surrounding the knee joint than men. Their ...
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November
13,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
A new study from researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has evaluated trends in the use of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in patients under 21 in the United States. The study was reported at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Conver...
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November
13,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
After sun exposure, people with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) frequently develop skin rashes, which often are accompanied by a flare of their overall disease. This connection between ultraviolet (UV) light and disease flares in lupus is well kno...
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November
13,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
To improve the health of a community, the first step is to identify its most pressing needs. To that end, in 2022 Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) implemented a community-based participatory research (CBPR) approach to assess musculoskeletal health...
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November
12,
2022
| 13:00 PM America/New_York
A study at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) highlights the success of a lupus peer support and education group that transitioned to a virtual format during the pandemic. In addition to receiving high marks from group members, participation more tha...
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November
12,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and the Association of Rheumatology Professionals (ARP) have honored two rheumatologists and a social worker at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) with prestigious awards. Each year, the ACR and ARP recogniz...
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November
04,
2022
| 13:43 PM America/New_York
NCH Healthcare System today announced a collaboration with the renowned Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) that will bring unparalleled orthopedic care to Naples and Southwest Florida.HSS is ranked no. 1 in orthopedics worldwide by Newsweek, and nati...
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October
27,
2022
| 10:05 AM America/New_York
The Nurse Residency Program and Peri-Operative Fellowship Program at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, have achieved Practice Transition Accreditation from the American ...
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October
25,
2022
| 10:06 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center specializing in musculoskeletal health, today announced a $21M Series A to launch RightMove Powered by HSS™, an independent for-profit company, whose mission is to make h...
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October
13,
2022
| 12:17 PM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world's leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, and Lumoptik, Inc. (Lumoptik), a development stage medical device company with a first-in-kind proprietary light-based technology, toda...
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September
22,
2022
| 14:04 PM America/New_York
Harvinder S. Sandhu, MD, co-chief emeritus of the spine service at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York, has been appointed the Chair of the Department of Orthopedics at Stamford Hospital, effective November 1, 2022. Dr. Sandhu succeeds Cha...
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September
21,
2022
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
A new study measuring the incidence of injury and illness among runners in the New York City Marathon and the association of injuries with training patterns was recently published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine by sports medicine physician...
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September
12,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
A new study by HSS Research Institute scientists identifies a mechanism by which SARS-CoV-2 induces the inflammatory response in COVID-19 patient lungs, so-called “cytokine storm”, that can lead to lasting tissue damage and poor patient outcomes. The...
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September
02,
2022
| 10:12 AM America/New_York
New research from Hospital for Special Surgery Research Institute recently published on July 7th in Nature Communications identifies a new target pathway of inflammatory osteolysis (bone destruction) present in and unique to patients with rheumatoid ...
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August
12,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Pictured from L: Sheeraz Qureshi, MD, MBA, and Andrew A. Sama, MDHospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the academic medical center specialized in musculoskeletal care since 1863, today announced the appointment of Sheeraz Qureshi, MD, MBA as co-chief o...
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August
01,
2022
| 16:52 PM America/New_York
After an injury or surgery, physical therapy often plays an essential role in recovery. It can also improve fitness and function for people dealing with chronic pain. A personalized rehab program can do patients a world of good, but not all facilitie...
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July
28,
2022
| 07:01 AM America/New_York
Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global medical technology leader, and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world's leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health, today announced a first-of-its-kind, three-ye...
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July
26,
2022
| 00:10 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has been named the No. 1 hospital in the nation for orthopedics and the No. 3 hospital in the nation for rheumatology in the U.S. News & World Report 2022-23 Best Hospitals: Specialty Rankings©* report.This is the 1...
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June
23,
2022
| 10:17 AM America/New_York
For the eighth consecutive year, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has earned the “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civ...
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June
14,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery’s (HSS) Lerner Children’s Pavilion is again ranked the top hospital for pediatric orthopedics in the New York tri-state region in U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Children’s Hospitals” list announced today. Nationa...
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June
06,
2022
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) hosted its 37th Tribute Dinner on June 6 at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. The event honored David W. Altchek, MD, co-chief emeritus of the Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, with the Li...
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June
06,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
At this year’s European Alliance of Associations for Rheumatology (EULAR) Congress, held June 1 to 4 in Copenhagen, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) presented new research related to the treatment and management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA).The stu...
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June
03,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
A new study led by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) investigators in New York City has found that their computer vision tool effectively distinguishes rheumatoid arthritis (RA) from osteoarthritis (OA) in joint tissue taken from patients who underw...
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June
02,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
A new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has further clarified the clinical manifestations of undifferentiated connective tissue disease (UCTD). The findings were published as an abstract in the meeting journal of the European...
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June
02,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
A study that includes researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) underscores the importance of a multidisciplinary medical team to counsel and provide care for women with systemic lupus erythematosus, the most common form of lupus, who become ...
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June
01,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
A multicenter, prospective, randomized controlled trial is designed to assess the effectiveness of three different disc replacement devices used for two-level symptomatic cervical disc disease. The study is sponsored by Centinel Spine, LLC, and Hospi...
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May
26,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
The top-ranked orthopedic hospital in the nation, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), has launched a new initiative, “Move Better Play Better”, which will provide free injury prevention resources to 50 high schools throughout the U.S. during the 2022...
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