Tensile properties of the inferior glenohumeral ligament.

@article{Bigliani1992TensilePO,
  title={Tensile properties of the inferior glenohumeral ligament.},
  author={Louis U. Bigliani and Roger G. Pollock and Louis J Soslowsky and Evan L. Flatow and Robert Pawluk and Van C. Mow},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society},
  year={1992},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={187-97}
}
The tensile properties of the inferior glenohumeral ligament have been determined in 16 freshly frozen cadaver shoulders. The inferior glenohumeral ligament was divided into three anatomical regions: a superior band, an anterior axillary pouch, and a posterior axillary pouch. This yielded 48 bone-ligament-bone specimens, which were tested to failure in uniaxial tension. The superior band was consistently the thickest region, averaging 2.79 mm. The thickness of the inferior glenohumeral ligament… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 14 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 125 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…