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www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1301408

Mar 19, 2013 ... Surgery versus Physical Therapy for a Meniscal Tear and Osteoarthritis ... patients with a meniscal tear and knee osteoarthritis results in better ...

www.apta.org/Media/Release/Consumer/2013/3/21

Mar 19, 2013 ... ... of Medicine (NEJM) study showing that physical therapy is just as effective as surgery in patients with meniscal tears and arthritis of the knee ...

www.health.harvard.edu/blog/physical-therapy-works-as-well-as-surgery-for-some-with-torn-knee-cartilage-201303206002

Mar 21, 2013 ... Physical therapy works as well as surgery for some with torn knee cartilage ... When the shock-absorbing cartilage in the knee is torn by injury or .... that surgery was much more effective for my meniscal tears than was the very ...

www.niams.nih.gov/News_and_Events/Spotlight_on_Research/2013/pt_surgery_meniscus.asp

Many people with knee osteoarthritis (OA) and a meniscal tear may be able to avoid ... Patients assigned to physical therapy had the option of undergoing surgery ... and for those who do not improve with it, surgery remains an effective option.

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/03/130321133244.htm

Mar 21, 2013 ... A new study showing that physical therapy is just as effective as surgery in patients with meniscal tears and arthritis of the knee should ...

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/05/11/527915056/arthroscopic-surgery-doesnt-help-with-arthritis-knee-pain

May 11, 2017 ... Arthroscopic Surgery Doesn't Help With Arthritis Knee Pain ... An international panel of surgeons and patients has challenged the effectiveness of one of the ... including physical therapy, exercise and even placebo surgery.

www.bmj.com/content/354/bmj.i3740

Jul 20, 2016 ... Exercise therapy showed positive effects over surgery in improving thigh ... sudden onset of knee pain resulting from a single physical impact event); ..... Exercise therapy and knee arthroscopy were similarly effective for pain ...

www.si.com/edge/2016/07/26/physical-therapy-exercises-meniscus-tear-knee-injuries-surgery

Jul 26, 2016 ... Exercise may be as effective as surgery for knee injuries, study finds ... tear of the knee joint—should first try physical therapy, recommends new ...

www.forbes.com/sites/robertglatter/2013/03/25/physical-therapy-a-reasonable-alternative-to-surgery-for-patients-with-meniscal-tears-and-arthritis

Mar 25, 2013 ... Left knee-joint from behind, showing interior ligaments. ... which demonstrated that physical therapy is just as effective as surgery in patients ...