Ultrasonographic measurement of the femoral cartilage thickness in patients with transfemoral amputation


Onat S. S. , Malas F. U. , Ozturk G. T. , Ekiz T., AKKAYA N., Demir S. O. , ...More

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.29, no.4, pp.841-844, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-160697
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.841-844

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To compare the distal femoral cartilage thickness of the non-amputee sides in patients who had unilateral transfemoral amputation with those of healthy subjects by using ultrasound.