Assessments of loads in the knee joint

  • F. Johnson
  • P. Scarrow
  • W. Waugh
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Abstract

A method of gait analysis was used to estimate the loads in the knee joint. An analysis was made of the repeatability of the measurements for a group of 72 patients. Data from 418 patients were reviewed to show the variation with coronal angle of the knee of the loading.

Keywords

Force platform Gait analysis Knee joint load 

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© IFMBE 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Johnson
    • 1
  • P. Scarrow
    • 1
  • W. Waugh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryQueen's Medical CentreNottingham

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