Knee joint prosthesis (device)

Known as: knees prosthesis, Prosthesis, Knee, knee implants 
Replacement for a knee joint.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
This paper presents a method for providing volitional control of a powered knee prosthesis during nonweight-bearing activity such… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Detailed knowledge about loading of the knee joint is essential for preclinical testing of implants, validation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We present a powered knee prosthesis with two series-elastic actuators positioned in parallel in an agonist-antagonist… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Culturing of samples of periprosthetic tissue is the standard method used for the microbiologic diagnosis of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The external knee adduction torque has been proposed as a surrogate measure for medial compartment load during gait. However, a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE Although variable-damping knee prostheses offer some improvements over mechanically passive prostheses to transfemoral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Before proceeding to longer-term studies, we have studied the early clinical results of a new mobile-bearing total knee… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Accurate alignment of knee implants is essential for the success of total knee replacement. Although mechanical alignment guides… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Four hundred twenty-one posterior cruciate condylar total knee arthroplasties were performed between 1975 and 1983. Anatomic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The relationship between gait and prosthetic design was studied during level walking and stair-climbing for twenty-six… (More)
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