Mathematical determination of the ideal tibial insertion of the patellar tendon

@article{Julliard1992MathematicalDO,
  title={Mathematical determination of the ideal tibial insertion of the patellar tendon},
  author={R{\'e}mi Julliard and Philippe Ciuquin and Guillaume Champleboux and L. Gaborit and Laurence Rose-Pittet},
  journal={1992 14th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society},
  year={1992},
  volume={3},
  pages={1077-1078}
}
This paper demonstrates for the first time that mathematics are able to allow exact determination of the ideal tibial insertion of the patellar ligament. This is important because it allows surgeons to be more accurate when distally correcting malalignment of the extensor apparatus. [5]