Exercise therapy versus arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for degenerative meniscal tear in middle aged patients: randomised controlled trial with two year follow-up

@inproceedings{Kise2017ExerciseTV,
  title={Exercise therapy versus arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for degenerative meniscal tear in middle aged patients: randomised controlled trial with two year follow-up},
  author={Kise and Nina Jullum and Risberg and May Arna and Silje Stensrud and Lars Jonas Engebretsen and Roos},
  booktitle={BMJ},
  year={2017}
}
ObjeCtive To determine if exercise therapy is superior to arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for knee function in middle aged patients with degenerative meniscal tears. Design Randomised controlled superiority trial. setting Orthopaedic departments at two public hospitals and two physiotherapy clinics in Norway. PartiCiPants 140 adults, mean age 49.5 years (range 35.7-59.9), with degenerative medial meniscal tear verified by magnetic resonance imaging. 96% had no definitive radiographic evidence… CONTINUE READING

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