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Call for Manuscripts: A Special Issue of HSS Journal®

Guest Editors: Samuel A. Taylor, MD, Sports Medicine Institute, HSS, & Joseph D. Lamplot, MD, Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University School of Medicine

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered many aspects of medical care, with consequences that include the widespread adoption of telehealth services in most medical specialties across the globe. HSS Journal will dedicate a portion of its February 2021 issue to articles related to telehealth in musculoskeletal care. In particular, guest editors Samuel A. Taylor, MD, and Joseph D. Lamplot, MD, and editor-in-chief Charles N. Cornell, MD, welcome review or scientific articles on the following topics:

  • Telehealth in primary care sports medicine and sports psychology, rheumatology, pain management
  • Proposed changes to Medicare “incident-to” billing and direct supervision in telehealth
  • Setting patients’ expectations for telerehabilitation after total joint replacement
  • Telehealth patient education before orthopedic surgery
  • The use of cellphone apps, other novel technologies for tele-assessments
  • Teaching telehealth to medical and nursing students
  • The role of telehealth in orthopedic trauma
  • Broadband access for rural and urban patients and closing the “digital divide”

HSS Journal publishes articles that contribute to the advancement of the knowledge on musculoskeletal diseases and encourages submission of manuscripts from all musculoskeletal disciplines.

Deadline for submissions: October 1, 2020

For author guidelines and submission information, visit https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/hss.

Questions? Contact Joy Jacobson, Managing Editor, jacobsonj@hss.edu.


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