Author | Jeffrey Neil Katz MD

Articles

Physical Signs of Meniscal Tear: Red Herrings in All But the Young

November 16, 2013

(VIDEO) Another dictum from medical school gives way to medical research: Clicking, popping, and locking are not useful for diagnosis and prognosis of suspected meniscal tear in patients over 45. Harvard's Dr. Jeffrey Katz reveals signs that actually are informative in this age group.

Meniscectomy or PT for Arthritic Knee With Meniscal Tear?

November 22, 2012

(AUDIO) Orthopedic surgeon Jeffrey Katz describes a 7-center randomized study that tests the question of what to do when someone with knee arthritis tears a meniscus.