Menisci are C-shaped fibrocartilage structures that play an important role in supporting loads in the knee joint. The meniscal attachments anchor to the tibia by means of a ligamentous structure at the anterior and posterior horns. It has been shown that the meniscal attachments are important for restoring functionality to the knee .
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Failure Properties and Material Characterization of Human Meniscal Attachments
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Villegas, DF, Hauch, K, Odegard, GM, & Haut Donahue, TL. "Failure Properties and Material Characterization of Human Meniscal Attachments." Proceedings of the ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference. ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Parts A and B. Marco Island, Florida, USA. June 25–29, 2008. pp. 349-350. ASME. https://doi.org/10.1115/SBC2008-192562
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