Similar failure rate in immediate post-operative weight bearing versus protected weight bearing following meniscal repair on peripheral, vertical meniscal tears

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Post-operative weight bearing after meniscal repair is a point of debate among physicians. This study sought to evaluate whether patients adhering to an immediate WBAT rehabilitation programme have a higher failure rate compared to those adhering to a more traditional, protected, NWB status following meniscal repair. The null hypothesis was that there would… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00167-017-4665-9

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@article{Perkins2017SimilarFR, title={Similar failure rate in immediate post-operative weight bearing versus protected weight bearing following meniscal repair on peripheral, vertical meniscal tears}, author={Bryan Perkins and Kyle R. Gronbeck and Ruixian Alexander Yue and Marc A. Tompkins}, journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy}, year={2017}, pages={1-6} }