Knee arthroscopy is a classic example of inappropriate practice being driven by financial incentives, fear of litigation and the ‘herd mentality’, an orthopaedic surgeon has told a conference devoted to ‘winding back the harms of too much medicine’. But Professor Ian Harris told the Preventing Overdiagnosis 2019 meeting in Sydney that simple policies that promote ...
Winding back the harms of too much knee arthroscopy: Prof Ian Harris
By Sunalie Silva
11 Dec 2019