Ultrasound imaging has been around for decades, often used to help diagnose infections and pain within the body. But medical advancements in the past few
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“Will I wake up during surgery?” This is a question I get again and again from patients and for good reason – it’s a scary thought.
If you’ve had an orthopedic surgery in the past, especially at Hospital for Special Surgery, your anesthesiologist may have discussed regional anesthesia with you. At
While some postoperative pain is to be expected after orthopedic surgery, the intensity and duration of that pain is unique to each patient. At Hospital