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Hospital for Special Surgery Ranked No. 1 in Orthopedics by U.S.News & World Report for Sixth Consecutive Year

For the sixth consecutive year, Hospital for Special Surgery has been ranked the top hospital in the country for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report in its 2015 “Best Hospitals” survey. The hospital was also ranked no. 3 in rheumatology, in...
20-Jul-2015 4:45 PM EDT

Study Finds Most Women with Lupus Can Have Good Pregnancy Outcomes

One of the most prevalent and anxiety-provoking concerns among patients with lupus is whether it is safe to become pregnant. A study led by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery finds that most women can expect a good pregnancy outcome if...
23-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Hospital Receives $2.76 Million Grant to Develop Sports Injury Prevention Program


Hospital for Special Surgery has received a $2.76 million grant to establish a program aimed at preventing injuries among young athletes.
13-May-2015 10:00 AM EDT

Study: Many Young ACL Surgery Patients Need Second Surgery Later On


Orthopedic surgeons are seeing an epidemic of anterior cruciate ligament injuries among young athletes, and a large number of patients who have surgery to reconstruct a torn ACL undergo a second knee operation later on, according to a study by...
1-May-2015 9:30 AM EDT

Weight-Loss Surgery Before Joint Replacement Can Improve Outcomes in Severely Overweight Patients


Two new studies at Hospital for Special Surgery find that bariatric surgery prior to joint replacement is a cost-effective option to improve outcomes in severely overweight patients.
25-Mar-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Patients Who Go Home After Knee Replacement Do As Well As Those Discharged to Rehab Facility


A study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery finds that patients who go home after knee replacement and receive physical therapy at home do as well as those who go to an in-patient rehabilitation facility.
23-Mar-2015 1:30 PM EDT

Study Shows Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Hip Fracture Care Put Patients at a Disadvantage


A study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) finds that people in certain racial and socioeconomic groups are at a disadvantage when it comes to care they receive after fracturing a hip.
23-Mar-2015 2:00 PM EDT

Study: Hip Replacement an Excellent Option to Relieve Pain in Juvenile Arthritis Patients Under Age 35


A study at Hospital for Special Surgery finds that hip replacement surgery is an excellent option to alleviate pain and improve function in juvenile arthritis patients under age 35 when conservative treatments fail to provide relief.
23-Mar-2015 3:15 PM EDT

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Sports Medicine Experts from Hospital for Special Surgery Available to Discuss 2014 Winter Olympic Games

6-Feb-2014 5:00 PM EST

Sports Medicine Experts Offer Insights During Olympics

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

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