As part of Massachusetts General Hospital's COVID-19 response efforts, 62 Spanish-speaking clinicians—from trainees to full professors across multiple specialties—were recently assembled to assist teams caring for patients with low-English proficiency by relaying condition updates, educating patients and their families about their care plan, and assisting in the daily rounding process, either in person or via telephone, Skype or FaceTime.
A Message to the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery patients and their families during the coronavirus.
We realize that these are unprecedented times for all of us and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery wants you to know that we are here for you.
Chronic Hyponatremia Is a Risk Factor for Hip Fracture in Older Patients with CKD. Chronic Hyponatremia Is a Risk Factor for Hip Fracture in Older Patients with CKD. Key Takeaways • In a case-control study of patients over age 60 who had chronic
Ebru Oral, PhD, associate director of Biomaterials in the Harris Orthopaedics Lab, has been elected as a fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Tanaka on tackling ACL tears. Tanaka on tackling ACL tears. As the number of female athletes increases, so do the number of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears in the knee, prompting reconstruction surgery rates to rise three times faster in
The Fever Breakers is our own grass roots racially and socio-politically diverse band started in the basement of Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.
The Fever Breakers, a band including Gleeson Rebello, MD, pediatric orthopaedic surgeon, was honored as a nominee for their song
Dr. Jesse Jupiter, a surgeon in the Hand & Arm Center in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, was recognized as an International Pioneer in Hand Surgery at the recent Congress of the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand (IFSSH) in Berlin, Germany.
A team led by Dr. Joseph Schwab at MGH is using machine learning to make better decisions about spinal surgery for their patients.
Kelly McInnis, DO, is a lifelong sports lover. She discusses her passion for helping athletes of all levels recover and return to doing what they love.