Stress Analysis of PIP Joints using the Three-Dimensional Finite Element Method
Fracture dislocations of the proximal interphalangeal joint (PIPJ) are caused by indirect force from the finger tip running parallel to the longitudinal axis of the finger. However, onset mechanisms of the fracture dislocation are still obscure.
KeywordsSubchondral Bone Neutral Position Concentrate Stress Finite Element Method Model Proximal Phalanx
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