As accurate as a coin toss – that’s an assessment of the ability of orthopaedic surgeons to predict which patients will benefit from an arthroscopic partial meniscectomy (APM) over non-surgical management of a non-obstructive meniscal tear. An online survey of 194 orthopaedic surgeons in the Netherlands and Australia asked them to predict the outcome of ...
Even experienced surgeons can’t pick who’ll benefit from knee surgery
By Mardi Chapman
7 Aug 2019