human knee

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Synonyms for human knee

hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella

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Satya Narasimha Nambu and Gladius Lewis, "Influences of the temporal nature of the applied load and the tibial baseplate material on the stress distribution in a three-dimensional model of the human knee joint containing a prosthetic replacement", Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering, (2004).
In previous studies, many simple loading conditions have been tested to analyze the stress distribution of ACL in the kinematic characteristics of human knee joint.
Just two years ago in 2013, scientists discovered a brand new ligament in the human knee that had never been named before.
The effect of allograft meniscal replacement on intraarticular contact area and pressures in the human knee.
Meniscal tears: the effect of meniscectomy and of repair on intra-articular contact areas and stress in the human knee.
A two-dimensional dynamic anatomical model of the human knee joint.
The new study that gives us the first modern detailed anatomy of the anterolateral ligament sought to affirm the presence and outline the characteristics of what the French surgeon Segond described back in 1879 as a "pearly, resistant, fibrous band" at the anterolateral aspect of the human knee.
It is this surplus bone formation that Professor Cao and his colleagues now believe to be at the heart of OA--a belief bolstered by a computer simulation of the human knee.
It is this extraneous bone formation that Cao and his colleagues believe to be at the heart of OA, as confirmed in a computer simulation of the human knee.
The human knee comprises four major structures which are commonly injured during such activities.
Namely, that the human knee is unfit for purpose when it comes to a number of sports, not least football.
We tested several dilution parameters and confirmed linear, reproducible measures for cytokines in human knee synovial fluid.
By taking into account the experimental cinematic analysis in the PhD Thesis (Copilusi, 2009) performed by means of SIM Motion, (SIMI Reality Motion Systems GmbH, 2007) at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, University of Craiova, we obtained the angular amplitude for human knee joint.
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