Biomechanics

Our structures can deviate in all three planes.

To give an example of this lets take the lower extremity:

Frontal: Coxa valgus/varus, Q angle of femur, Genu valgus/varus, Calcaneum valgus/varus.

Transverse: Femoral head angle, femoral shaft torsion.

Sagittal: Tibial plateau.

 

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