Articular contact area in an unconstrained metacarpophalangeal prosthesis

Glen Niebur, Kai Nan An

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

Abstract

The contact area of an unconstrained metacarpophalangeal (MCP) prosthesis was measured using a magnetic tracking system and geometric models of the prosthesis. The contact area of the prosthesis ranged from 54 mm2 at the maximally flexed and extended positions to 68 mm2 in the middle of the range of motion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages441-442
Number of pages2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995
EventProceedings of the 1995 Bioengineering Conference - Beever Creek, CO, USA
Duration: Jun 28 1995Jul 2 1995

Other

OtherProceedings of the 1995 Bioengineering Conference
CityBeever Creek, CO, USA
Period6/28/957/2/95

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Articular contact area in an unconstrained metacarpophalangeal prosthesis'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this