A study presented at the American Public Health Association shows the benefits of an exercise program offered by Hospital for Special Surgery in senior centers in New York City's Chinatown and in Flushing, Queens
11/5/2013 12:45 PM EST
A survey among rheumatologists finds many face moral dilemmas when trying to do what’s best for their patients in the current health care environment.
10/23/2013 2:30 PM EDT
Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery found that people who lacked good social connections were much more likely to experience serious, ongoing pain following total hip replacement surgery two or more years after the procedure.
10/23/2013 3:30 PM EDT
Using Facebook chats to convey health information is becoming more common. A study at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City set out to find the best way to boost participation in the chats to raise awareness of lupus, an autoimmune...
10/23/2013 5:00 PM EDT
Delaying treatment for rheumatoid arthritis could greatly increase the likelihood that patients will suffer joint damage and experience disability two years out, according to a new study from Hospital for Special Surgery.
10/23/2013 5:00 PM EDT
Pregnant women who have lupus are at increased risk of adverse outcomes. Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City have identified a biomarker that may predict who is most at risk.
10/23/2013 5:20 PM EDT
HSS Researchers Use Grant to Test New MRI Techniques and Biomarkers for Arthritis Prevention Treatments
Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City along with two other institutions have been awarded $1 million from the Arthritis Foundation to validate the use of new MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) techniques and newly identified biomarkers to...
8/29/2013 2:30 PM EDT
Many drugs such as agents for cancer or autoimmune diseases have nasty side effects because while they kill disease-causing cells, they also affect healthy cells. Now a new study has demonstrated a technique for developing more targeted drugs, by...
7/26/2013 4:00 AM EDT
Hospital for Special Surgery physicians, surgeons, rehabilitation specialists, sports psychologist and nutritionist are available for comment during Beijing Olympic games.
8/11/2008 8:00 AM EDT