Relationship between frontal knee alignment and reference axes in the distal femur.

The two transepicondylar axes (the clinical and surgical epicondylar axes), the posterior condylar axis, and the anteroposterior axis were constructed using computed tomography scans in 111 (66 patients) knees with symptomatic arthritis. The relationships between angles made by these reference axes and two angles indicating frontal knee alignment (the… CONTINUE READING