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Virtual reconstruction of glenoid bone defects using a statistical shape model

Journal Contribution - Journal Article

Description of the native shape of a glenoid helps surgeons to preoperatively plan the position of a shoulder implant. A statistical shape model (SSM) can be used to virtually reconstruct a glenoid bone defect and to predict the inclination, version, and center position of the native glenoid. An SSM-based reconstruction method has already been developed for acetabular bone reconstruction. The goal of this study was to evaluate the SSM-based method for the reconstruction of glenoid bone defects and the prediction of native anatomic parameters.
Journal: Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
ISSN: 1058-2746
Issue: 1
Volume: 27
Pages: 160 - 166
Publication year:2018
BOF-publication weight:6
CSS-citation score:3
Authors from:Higher Education