Anatomical and functional aspects of the knee-joint

by D. Mayor

Publisher: [Chartered Society of Physiotherapy] in [London]

Written in English
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    Reprinted from Physiotherapy, July, 1966.

    StatementD. Mayor.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 224-228 ;
    Number of Pages228
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    Open LibraryOL18546855M

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The knee-joint was formerly described as a ginglymus or hinge-joint, but is really of a much more complicated character. It must be regarded as consisting of three articulations in one: two condyloid joints, one between each condyle of the femur and the corresponding meniscus and condyle of the tibia; and a third between the patella and the femur, partly arthrodial, but not completely so.

Knee joint (Articulatio genu) The knee joint is a synovial joint that connects three bones; the femur, tibia and is a complex hinge joint composed of two articulations; the tibiofemoral joint and patellofemoral tibiofemoral joint is an articulation between the tibia and the femur, while the patellofemoral joint is an articulation between the patella and the al significance: Fractures, O'Donaghue's triad, bursitis, osteoarthritis.

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The nerve innervation of the knee joint follows Hilton’s law by femoral, obturator, and sciatic nerves. The knee joint is the most vulnerable joint for injury. Structures that are most frequently injured are the ACL, MCL, and the medial meniscus.

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Kaplan EB (): Some aspects of functional anatomy of the human knee joint. Clinical Orthopaedics Kimura M, Shirakura K, Hasegawa A, Kobayashi Y and Udagawa E (): Anatomy and pathophysiology of the popliteal tendon area in the lateral meniscus: 1. Arthroscopic and anatomical investigation.

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Fig. a, b Osteology of the tibia and fibula. Knee joint structures and surrounding structures demonstrated on elements of the lower limb skeleton of an adult male. Note the clearly visible “tuberculum tendinis” (asterisk) on the posterior surface and the groove (broad arrow) on the medial aspect of the medial condyle: both structures are caused by the insertion tendon of the.

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