Motion in the Hip: The Relationship of Split Line Patterns to Surface Velocities
In 1968, one of the authors (J.D.G.—then a McLaughlin Travelling Fellow at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow) began a study of the mechanical properties of articular cartilage as they relate to the structure of the material.
KeywordsFemoral Head Articular Cartilage Gait Cycle Cartilage Surface Synovial Joint
Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.
- Eberhart, H.D., Inman, V.T., and Bresler, B. 1968: The principal elements of human locomotion. In ‘Human Limbs and Their Substitutes.’ (Eds. Klopsteg and Wilson), Hafner, New York.Google Scholar
- Graham, J.D. 1970: McLaughlin research paper presented at Congress of Anatomists, Leningrad.Google Scholar
- Murray, M.P., Drought, A.B., and Kory, R.C. 1964: Walking patterns of normal men. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 46A: 335.Google Scholar
- Rydell, N.W. 1966: Forces acting on the femoral head—prosthesis. Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica No. 37: Supp. 88.Google Scholar
- Walker, T.W. 1972: ‘A theoretical and experimental study of the motion and lubrication of the human hip.’ MASc. Thesis, Department of Civil Engineering and Institute of Bio-Medical Electronics and Engineering, University of Toronto.Google Scholar