Force 5

Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical EngineeringEquipment used: ADL Force 5 -

The development, calibration and validation of a numerical total knee replacement kinematics simulator considering laxity and unconstrained flexion motions Ryan Willing, Il Yong Kim Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering Vol. 15, Iss. 6, 2012

Keywords: total knee replacement, multibody analysis, kinematics, laxity, optimisation

Equipment used: AMTI Force 5 Joint Motion Simulator –

Ryan Willing, Il Yong Kim, A holistic numerical model to predict strain hardening and damage of UHMWPE under multiple total knee replacement kinematics and experimental validation, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 42, Issue 15, 13 November 2009, Pages 2520-2527

Keywords: UHMWPE; Cross shear; Multidirectional wear; Computational wear prediction; Finite elements; Total knee replacement; Knee simulator machine


Equipment used: 1 AMTI Force 5 Motion Simulator –

Lingmin Li, Shantanu Patil, Nick Steklov, Won Bae, Michele Temple-Wong, Darryl D. D’Lima, Robert L. Sah, Benjamin J. Fregly, Computational wear simulation of patellofemoral articular cartilage during in vitro testing, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 44, Issue 8, 17 May 2011, Pages 1507-1513

Keywords: Computational modeling; Wear simulation; Articular cartilage; Contact analysis; Biomechanics