3D Morphological Study of the Indian Arthritic Knee: Comparison with Other Ethnic Groups and Conformity of

@inproceedings{Shah20133DMS,
  title={3D Morphological Study of the Indian Arthritic Knee: Comparison with Other Ethnic Groups and Conformity of},
  author={Darshan S. Shah and Rupesh Ghyar and Bhallamudi Ravi and Vijay Mohan Shetty},
  year={2013}
}
Background: Studies have shown that there are striking variations in knee morphology between Asian and Western population. However, most of the existing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) implants are designed to suit the anatomy of Western population. Our study investigated anthropometry of Indian arthritic knees and compared them to international ethnic groups. Methods: Computed tomography was used to create 3D knee models and obtain anthropometric data of distal femur and proximal tibia of Indian… CONTINUE READING

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