Web Results

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.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.medscape.com/viewarticle/781102

Mar 20, 2013 ... CHICAGO, Illinois — Patients with knee osteoarthritis and a meniscal tear who received physical therapy without surgery had good functional ...

www.niams.nih.gov/newsroom/spotlight-on-research/physical-therapy-treat-torn-meniscus-comparable-surgery-many

Aug 1, 2013 ... Many people with knee osteoarthritis (OA) and a meniscal tear may be able ... able to avoid surgery and achieve comparable relief from physical therapy, ... 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 ...

healthyaging.net/health/physical-therapy-vs-knee-surgery

A study questioning the usefulness of arthroscopic surgery for osteoarthritis of the knee should encourage patients to consider physical therapy as an effective ...

www.philly.com/philly/blogs/sportsdoc/Meniscus-tears-Surgery-or-physical-therapy.html

Jan 30, 2014 ... You are 45 years old and the inside of your knee has been hurting during and after ... Martin J. Kelley, PT, DPT, OCS, Philadelphia Philly.com.

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 ...