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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2013 Vol.14 No.9 P.849-854


Motion performance and impingement risk of total hip arthroplasty with a simulation module

Author(s):  Hai Zhou, Cheng-tao Wang, Wen-ting Ji, Xiang-sen Zeng, Shu Fang, Dong-mei Wang

Affiliation(s):  Institute of Biomedical Manufacturing and Life Quality Engineering, School of Mechanical and Power Energy Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   sjtuer@live.com, dmwang@sjtu.edu.cn

Key Words:  Hip, Impingement, Dislocation, Activity of daily living (ADL), Total hip arthroplasty (THA), Motion simulationThe online version of this article contains supplementary materials Data S1

Hai Zhou, Cheng-tao Wang, Wen-ting Ji, Xiang-sen Zeng, Shu Fang, Dong-mei Wang. Motion performance and impingement risk of total hip arthroplasty with a simulation module[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2013, 14(9): 849-854.

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The present study introduced a new motion analysis method for total hip arthroplasty (THA). A motion simulation module of THA was designed and developed, which can simulate the THA’s implantation condition and motion and detect the theoretic range of motion (ROM) before the prosthetic component impingement happens. The impingement risk of THA should be investigated through comparing the analysis data of module with the realistic kinematics obtained from hip motion measurement. Furthermore, in order to demonstrate how to use this module, the kinematic data of the hip were recorded by measuring the lower limbs motion of general population in six activities of daily living (ADLs), i.e., kneeling, squatting, ascending stair, descending stair, walking, and jogging. Analysis results showed that the possibilities of impingement and dislocation were larger during the squatting activity. It is reasonable to believe that the motion simulation module of THA in the present study is helpful for clinical medicine engineering, and hip implant design and optimization.

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