TITLE

The Influence of Contemporary Knee Design on High Flexion: A Kinematic Comparison with the Normal Knee

AUTHOR(S)
Morra, Edward A.; Rosca, Mircea; Greenwald, Jonathan F. I.; Greenwald, A. Seth
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2008 Supplement 4, Vol. 90-A, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the results of research which was conducted to determine the influence of contemporary knee design on high flexion in patients who had undergone knee replacement. Researchers used a computational kinematic simulator to measure the motion attained by six contemporary total knee arthroplasty designs and compared those with the in vivo kinematic data from health knees in deep flexion.
ACCESSION #
35282060

 

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