Tag Archives: surgery

Oct
30
2013
10.30 Blog

In honor of National Orthopedic Nurses Day, we asked Jack Davis, HSS Nurse and Manager of Patient Education Programs, how patients can best prepare for orthopedic surgery. Q1. What is … More…

Jul
8
2013
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A breakthrough in imaging technology developed at Hospital for Special Surgery in collaboration with GE Healthcare and Stanford University now allows doctors to better diagnose metal implant complications, in some … More…

Feb
20
2013

Research in Perioperative Care

by Dr. Stavros Memtsoudis
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The goal of perioperative outcomes research strives to make surgery safer by identifying patients who are at risk and evaluate interventions that may prevent issues from occuring. An example is … More…

Jan
9
2013
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Q1. What’s the best way to explain to a child what will happen to them while they’re asleep during surgery, especially the fact that the doctor will be “opening them … More…

Dec
19
2012
pediatric anesthesiologist, katheryn delpizzo, MD

Q1. How does pediatric anesthesiology differ from anesthesia for adults? Is there one type that’s used more commonly in children? A pediatric anesthesiologist is an anesthesiologist (an M.D.) with specialized … More…