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Fake knee surgery seems as effective as the real thing
Washington Post

One of the most common types of knee surgery performed in the United States is no more effective than fake surgery, at least for the first year, according to a new study.

The new evidence should give doctors pause before they try to repair the meniscus, which cushions the bones of the knee, according to the Finnish doctors behind the research published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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