Published online Jul 18, 2014. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v5.i3.233
Revised: April 5, 2014
Accepted: May 16, 2014
Published online: July 18, 2014
Core tip: Meniscal tears are a common orthopaedic pathology. Selecting the correct treatment can be challenging and involves multiple factors. This review explores the evidence for managing meniscal tears and when to consider each treatment option based on current available evidence.