WITHDRAWN: Surgical treatment for meniscal injuries of the knee in adults.

@article{Howell2009WITHDRAWNST,
  title={WITHDRAWN: Surgical treatment for meniscal injuries of the knee in adults.},
  author={J. R. Howell and Helen H G Handoll},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2009},
  volume={1},
  pages={CD001353}
}
BACKGROUND Injuries to the knee menisci are common and operations to treat them are among the most common procedures performed by orthopaedic surgeons. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effects of common surgical interventions in the treatment of meniscal injuries of the knee. The four comparisons under test were: a) surgery versus conservative treatment, b) partial versus total meniscectomy, c) excision versus repair of meniscal tears, d) surgical access, in particular arthroscopic versus open… CONTINUE READING