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Physical therapy versus meniscectomy

Outcomes at 5 years were not different.

In the previously published METEOR study (NEJM JW Gen Med May 1 2013 and N Engl J Med 2013; 368:1675), researchers randomized 350 patients with meniscal tears and mild-to-moderate osteoarthritis (OA) to physical therapy (PT) alone or meniscectomy followed by PT.

 

 
Código de aprobación: PP-UPA-ECU-0003