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About HSS Journal

HSS Journal, The Musculoskeletal Journal of Hospital for Special Surgery, was founded in 2005. It contains original, peer-reviewed research and review articles on the spectrum of musculoskeletal diseases and conditions, as well as their diagnosis and treatment. HSS Journal welcomes submissions from around the world in orthopaedics; musculoskeletal anesthesia; perioperative medicine; basic science of bone and mineral musculoskeletal medicine; radiology; imaging; musculoskeletal pathology; rheumatology; musculoskeletal medicine; neurology; physiatry; and rehabilitation. The goal of HSS Journal is to publish articles describing cutting-edge research, clinical pathways, treatment, and state-of-the-art techniques that educate the orthopaedic and musculoskeletal communities.

Top 5 Downloaded HSS Journal Articles in 2019

Consensus Statement: Toward Opioid-Free Arthroplasty: A Leadership Forum
Seth Waldman, MD, Charles N. Cornell, MD, Louis A. Shapiro, FACHE, Todd J. Albert, MD, William Schairer, MD, E. Carlos Rodriguez-Merchan, MD, PhD, Ellen M. Soffin, MD, PhD, Christopher Lee Wu, MD, Mark Barnes, JD, LLM, Alex Rich, MPH, Jonathan Avery, MD, Travis N. Rieder, PhD

Regional and Multimodal Analgesia to Reduce Opioid Use After Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Narrative Review
Ellen M. Soffin, MD, PhD, Christopher L. Wu, MD

The Critical Role of Development of the Transversus Abdominis in the Prevention and Treatment of Low Back Pain
Christine Lynders, PT, OCS, CAFS

The Effect of Bariatric Surgery Prior to Lower-Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review
Alex Gu, Jordan S. Cohen, Michael-Alexander Malahias, MD, Danny Lee, Peter K. Sculco, MD, Alexander S. McLawhorn MD, MBA

A Protocol of Pose Avoidance in Place of Hip Precautions After Posterior-Approach Total Hip Arthroplasty May Not Increase Risk of Post-operative Dislocation
Erica Fritz Eannucci, PT, DPT, OCS, Brian T. Barlow, MD, Kaitlin M. Carroll, BS, Peter K. Sculco, MD, Seth A. Jerabek, MD, David J. Mayman, MD

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Videos Accompanying Articles in Our Special Issue: Opioid Prescribing and Pain Management

The Stigma of Addiction in the Medical Community
Jonathan Avery, MD

Perioperative Pain Evaluation & Treatment
Seth Waldman, MD

Fighting Back: Institutional Strategies to Combat the Opioid Epidemic
Todd J. Albert, MD

Pain Management after TKR: The HSS Experience, 1982 to 2018
Charles N. Cornell, MD

Regional and Multimodal Analgesia for Total Joint Arthroplasty
Christopher L. Wu, MD, and Ellen Soffin, MD, PhD

Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: The Impact of Tibial Baseplate Design on Clinical Outcomes

Function Outcomes following Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty vs. Total Knee Arthroplasty

Onlay Tibial Implants Appear to Provide Superior Clinical Results in Robotic Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty

Effectiveness of Teriparatide in Preventing and Healing Osteoporotic Fracture

Bone Mineral Density Response from Teriparatide in Patients with Osteoporosis

PTH in Fracture Healing or Anabolic Agents


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