HSS | Hospital for Special Surgery

This collaboration between Hospital for Special Surgery in New York and Medscape is designed to provide practicing clinicians with updates and analysis on clinically important topics in orthopedics, rheumatology, anesthesiology and other topics in musculoskeletal health.

Latest from HSS

  • Customizing Care to Enhance Fracture Healing Dr William Ricci suggests ways to maximize healing and minimize complications in people with simple and comminuted fractures.
  • ACL Surgery Heads Back to the Future Anil Ranawat discusses returning to traditional approaches, individualizing treatment, and what dogs can teach orthopedic surgeons about ACL surgery.
  • Will 3D Printing Revolutionize Orthopedic Implant Surgery? Or is it a high-tech, high-cost solution in search of a problem? Dr Timothy Wright talks about the potential of additive manufacturing for orthopedics and the questions that remain.
  • Consensus Statement: Toward Opioid-Free Arthroplasty Amidst the ongoing opioid crisis, an expert panel convened to advise clinicians on how to manage postarthroplasty pain and limit the risk for addiction.
  • Immunotherapy-Induced Arthritis: An Update Dr Anne R Bass discusses the autoimmune effects of cancer immunotherapy and implications for patient management.

HSS Grand Rounds Complex Cases


HSS eAcademy

  • Choosing a Management Strategy in RA   Drs Paget and Bykerk discuss the current data on treatment timing, disease modification, and comorbidities in rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Comorbidities in Inflammatory Joint Disease   Drs Paget and Schwartzman discuss both rare and common comorbidities, and the latest strategies to prevent their damaging effects.