A Computergraphics Model of the Wrist Joint: Design and Application
In order to understand the morphology of the wrist joint the functions of both bone movements and ligament behaviour have been studied extensively. These studies have resulted into:  possible explanations of the joint kinematics based on a selection of parts of the joint and based on simple geometrical analogons of the bones,12,13,14  concepts of ligament behaviour that simplify ligament dimensions to single line-elements or to straight lines22 and  explanations of ligament bone interaction that are based on assumptions about joint motion that exclude out-of-plane motions.3,17 So, functional anatomical approaches have not led to an overall concept of wrist joint behaviour.
KeywordsInsertion Site Wrist Joint Anatomical Data Carpal Bone Anatomical Model
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