Range of motion in total knee arthroplasty. A computer analysis.

@article{Walker1991RangeOM,
  title={Range of motion in total knee arthroplasty. A computer analysis.},
  author={Peter S. Walker and Anjali Garg},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={1991},
  volume={262},
  pages={227-35}
}
A three-dimensional computer model of the knee was formulated based on sectional and coordinate data from knee specimens. The model was consistent with published data in terms of contact points and ligament length patterns. Prosthetic components were designed, and surgical placement was simulated. Maximum flexion was limited by tension in the posterior… CONTINUE READING