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Common knee surgery ineffective in study

Repair of the meniscus, which cushions the bones of the knee, is one of the most common types of knee surgery and has been shown to be no more effective than fake surgery, according to a new study. Nevertheless, 700,000 such surgeries are done in the U.S. each year at a cost of $4 billion.  More…

Posted by at December 26, 2013
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