Three-dimensional simulation of total knee replacement motion during a stepup task

Stephen Jacob Piazza, Scott L. Delp

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Abstract

A dynamic knee model was developed and incorporated into a whole-body, forward-dynamic musculoskeletal simulation of a stepup task. The simulation was used to study the motions of total knee replacement (TKR) components. Knee flexion angles computed during the simulated stepup compared favorably to those measured in a normal subject.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED
PublisherASME
Pages423-424
Number of pages2
Volume42
ISBN (Print)0791816117
StatePublished - Dec 1 1999
Event1999 Bioengineering Conference - Big Sky, MT, USA
Duration: Jun 16 1999Jun 20 1999

Other

Other1999 Bioengineering Conference
CityBig Sky, MT, USA
Period6/16/996/20/99

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)

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    Piazza, S. J., & Delp, S. L. (1999). Three-dimensional simulation of total knee replacement motion during a stepup task. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED (Vol. 42, pp. 423-424). ASME.