Degenerative Meniscus Lesions: An Expert Consensus Statement Using the Modified Delphi Technique

Hohmann E, Angelo R, Arciero R, Bach BR, Cole B, Cote M, Farr J, Feller J, Gelbhart B, Gomoll A, Imhoff A, LaPrade R, Mandelbaum BR, Marx RG, Monllau JC, Noyes F, Parker D, Rodeo S, Sgaglione N, Shea K, Shelbourne DK, Yoshiya S, Glatt V, Tetsworth K. Arthroscopy. 2019 Dec 31. pii: S0749-8063(19)30713-3. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2019.08.014. [Epub ahead of print]

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A 20-member panel aimed to create a consensus about the treatment of degenerative meniscal tears. Of note, the authors advocate that “Not all tears cause symptoms and, when symptomatic, they should initially be treated nonoperatively.”

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