NJ.com reporter Darryl Slater reports on Darrelle Revis’ recovery from wrist surgery and how it may impact the upcoming NFL season. He speaks with Aaron Daluiski, MD, a hand and upper extremity surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery, who has not treated or examined Revis nor was privy to details of Revis’ specific injury or surgery.
Hospital for Special Surgery Orthopaedics Manual (PUBMED)
Hospital for Special Surgery Orthopaedics Manual (BOOK)
A randomized, double-blind clinical trial by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery has revealed that corticosteroids are more effective than the more expensive treatment, hylan G-F 20 (Synvisc One, Genzyme Biosurgery), in providing pain relief to patients with thumb arthritis. The study also showed that both of these commonly used treatments provided clinically meaningful pain relief, but so did a placebo injection.
Discovery to Recovery is Hospital for Special Surgery’s research newsletter. Published twice per year, Discovery to Recovery reports on pace-setting advances in basic and clinical research at HSS