Winding back the harms of too much knee arthroscopy: Prof Ian Harris

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 ...

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