Study Launched to Determine if Less Invasive Wrist Fracture Surgery with Novel Device Leads to Better Patient Outcomes
Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery have launched a study to determine if a novel implant allowing for less invasive surgery for a broken wrist leads to a quicker recovery, less post-operative pain and fewer complications compared to...
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A drug approved to treat rheumatoid arthritis, tocilizumab, yielded favorable results as a potential new therapy for patients with polymyalgia rheumatica in an open-label, phase II study at Hospital for Special Surgery.
10-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery have identified multiple clinical and biologic markers that correlate with adverse pregnancies, including, most recently, the activation of complement, a series of proteins that protect us from invading...
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Findings from a new study conducted by researchers from Hospital for Special Surgery suggest that lower socioeconomic status at the community level significantly increases the risk of pain and poor function following a knee replacement.
8-Nov-2015 7:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
A low-impact exercise program offered by Hospital for Special Surgery in senior centers is improving quality of life for many older adults with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions.
6-Nov-2015 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites
Study: Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Valid in Assessing Lupus Patient Experience
Hospital for Special Surgery researchers evaluated the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) in patients with lupus and found that the questionnaire is valid in assessing subjective patient experience.
6-Nov-2015 3:20 PM EST Add to Favorites
A study at Hospital for Special Surgery finds that a support group addressing the psychological and educational needs of people with lupus is a valuable resource to help them cope with the disease.
7-Nov-2015 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites
A new study by a group at Hospital for Special Surgery reveals that blacks in the U.S. are at a significantly higher risk of requiring a revision than American whites, and that socioeconomic factors may play an important role in revision risk.
7-Nov-2015 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites
Sports Medicine Experts from Hospital for Special Surgery Available to Discuss 2014 Winter Olympic Games
6-Feb-2014 5:00 PM EST
Hospital for Special Surgery physicians, surgeons, rehabilitation specialists, sports psychologist and nutritionist are available for comment during Beijing Olympic games.
11-Aug-2008 8:00 AM EDT