A 28-year-old Hispanic female was transferred to New York Presbyterian Hospital in December for pneumonia, unresponsive to antibiotics. She had been in her usual state of health until the preceding summer, when she developed progressive shortness of breath and a cough. Her cough was initially nonproductive, but she eventually developed blood-tinged green sputum, pleuritic chest pain, and persistent fevers and chills.
About the HSS Journal
HSS Journal, an academic peer-reviewed journal, is published twice a year, February and September, and features articles by internal faculty and HSS alumni that present current research and clinical work in the field of musculoskeletal medicine performed at HSS, including research articles, surgical procedures, and case reports.