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Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (pressrelease)

2021
July
21,
2021
| 11:02 AM America/New_York
While the risk of revision after total knee replacement is low overall at about 1 to 2%, Black patients have a higher risk than white patients. The underlying factors driving this disparity and whether it holds true when looking at separate groups of...
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July
15,
2021
| 09:44 AM America/New_York
Swimming is one of the best forms of exercise. It’s a full-body workout that’s good for the heart and can make muscles stronger, says Jesse N. Charnoff, MD, a physiatrist at HSS Long Island in Uniondale. Physiatrists are medical doctors who specializ...
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July
14,
2021
| 09:51 AM America/New_York
US Youth Soccer (USYS) is pleased to announce their partnership with Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) to provide unmatched and ongoing medical guidance, education and benefits to their members.Recognized as the world’s leading academic medical cent...
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July
08,
2021
| 12:21 PM America/New_York
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) identified adverse local tissue reactions in patients who received hip replacements, even among those who were high-functioning and had no symptoms, according to a new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surg...
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July
06,
2021
| 11:42 AM America/New_York
The Innovation Institute at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and VR Electronics Ltd. (VRE)- maker of TESLASUIT and other advanced human-to-digital interface technologies - today announced a partnership to create movement wear and full-body-suit-bas...
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June
28,
2021
| 12:11 PM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the academic medical center ranked #1 in the world for Orthopedics according to Newsweek, today opens HSS Midtown at 770 Lexington Avenue in New York City. The new facility focuses on providing specialized non-surg...
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June
15,
2021
| 00:05 AM America/New_York
Hospital for Special Surgery’s (HSS) Lerner Children’s Pavilion is named the best pediatric orthopedic hospital in the tri-state region, ranking among the nation’s finest in the 2021-2022 U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals” list.“W...
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June
09,
2021
| 10:42 AM America/New_York
In an international survey of hospital managers and professionals with a background in healthcare technology, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is recognized as a provider committed to innovation and discovery to advance patient care. Conducted by N...
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June
04,
2021
| 18:10 PM America/New_York
The New York Red Bulls announced today the expansion of their Medical Staff with additional Team Physicians from Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS). Three orthopedic surgeons have joined the club’s Medical team led by Dr. Riley J. Williams III, Medic...
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May
18,
2021
| 18:50 PM America/New_York
The City University of New York Athletic Conference is pleased to announce that it will continue its partnership with Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), inking a five-year deal that will extend through the 2025-26 athletic season.Since 2001, HSS has...
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May
14,
2021
| 09:35 AM America/New_York
Interim results of a study conducted by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) suggest that oral tranexamic acid (TXA) is non-inferior to intravenous (IV) TXA in preventing blood loss in total knee and total hip replacement surgery. These ...
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May
14,
2021
| 09:35 AM America/New_York
The COVID-19 pandemic has been shown to have caused a significant strain on the healthcare system and resources in the United States. However, data regarding the impact of the virus on hip fractures, primarily seen in elderly patients, is lacking.Res...
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May
13,
2021
| 18:09 PM America/New_York
The New York Liberty today announced their 2021 roster following the conclusion of the team’s training camp. * Contracts are temporarily suspended. Will not be active for May 14 game against Indiana due to WNBA health & safety protocols.The Liberty w...
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May
13,
2021
| 15:05 PM America/New_York
Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have identified gaps in patient knowledge about pain management and opioid use before total hip replacement, including misconceptions about how much pain relief to expect from opioids after surgery, h...
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May
13,
2021
| 15:05 PM America/New_York
Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have identified risk factors for persistent opioid use after surgery in pediatric patients.1 Study findings were presented at the 2021 Spring American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine ...
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May
13,
2021
| 10:20 AM America/New_York
In a study conducted by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), cumulative opioid use was reduced by 30% in a patient group that received duloxetine after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) compared with patients who received placebo. Patients ...
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May
06,
2021
| 10:27 AM America/New_York
New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL), and the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) will work together to promote and deliver injury prevention education and screening programs to NYJTL coaches, participants and select Cary Leeds Center for Tennis ...
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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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