More evidence against arthroscopy in OA

A two-year follow-up of the Finnish Degenerative Meniscal Lesion Study (FIDELITY) has confirmed that arthroscopic partial meniscectomy offers no additional benefit over sham surgery. The randomised controlled study of 141 patients with knee symptoms consistent with degenerative medial meniscus tear, and no clinical or radiographic evidence of knee osteoarthritis, found both treated and control groups ...

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