An anatomical three-dimensional study of the posteromedial corner of the knee

An anatomical three-dimensional study of the posteromedial corner of the knee

Author Cohen, Moises Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Astur, Diego Costa Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Branco, Rodrigo Castelo Google Scholar
Campos Fernandes, Ricardo de Souza Google Scholar
Kaleka, Camila Cohen Google Scholar
Arliani, Gustavo Goncalves Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Jalikjian, Wahy Google Scholar
Golano, Pau Google Scholar
Institution Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Inst Cohen
Fac Ciencias Med Santa Casa Misericordia Sao Paul
Univ Barcelona
Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
Abstract For many years, the anatomy of the medial knee corner has been reported. However, it is not exactly clear how all these structures function together. the purpose of this study is to identify and try to understand the relationship between the posteromedial corners of the knee using three-dimensional visualization techniques.This study comprises of 10 knees from adult corpses. Images were acquired from the dissection of different layers of the posteromedial compartment of the knee using a camera Nikon D40 and AF-S Nikkor 18-55 mm (Nikon Corp., Japan) placed on a slide bar. the pair of images was processed using Callipyan 3D or Anabuilder software (Ana builder, France) that transforms the two different images of the same structure with the intrapupillary distance proportion into one anaglyphic image.During knee dissection, pictures were taken and transformed into three-dimensional images that become more realistic with the use of special glasses. the images were made during the dissection of the three layers of the posteromedial compartment of the knees.Posteromedial corner ligament structures are quite complex and are not always clearly described in the literature. Three-dimensional images of these structures can help better understanding its anatomy.
Keywords Knee Joint/anatomy and histology
Humans
Anatomy/education
Photography/methods
Education, medical/methods
Eyeglasses
Language English
Date 2011-10-01
Published in Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy. New York: Springer, v. 19, n. 10, p. 1614-1619, 2011.
ISSN 0942-2056 (Sherpa/Romeo, impact factor)
Publisher Springer
Extent 1614-1619
Origin http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-011-1615-9
Access rights Closed access
Type Article
Web of Science ID WOS:000295037900002
URI http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/34087

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