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Table 1 The presence of investigated parameters in the functional groups.

From: Biomechanical and system analysis of the human femoral bone: correlation and anatomical approach

Groups Types Parameters   
Executing the motions of the hip joint Linear Head of the femur:   
   - Horizontal diameter 1 E
   - Vertical diameter 2 F
   Neck of the femur:   
   - Horizontal diameter 3 G
   - Vertical diameter 4 H
   - Anterior length 5 I
   - Posterior length 6 J
   - Superior length 7 L
   - Inferior length 8 K
   - Transverse size of the proximal epiphysis 9 M
   - intertrochanteric distance 10 N
  Angular - Diaphysis-neck angle 11 A
   - Anteversio of the neck 12 B
   - Rotation of the head 13 C
Executing the motions of the knee joint Linear - The length of the lateral condyle 14 R
   - The length of the medial condyle 15 S
   - The transverse size of the patellar surface 16 T
   - Internal intercondylar distance 17 U
   - External intercondylar distance 18 V
Executing the support function Linear - Femoral obliquity 19 O
   - The anterior diameter of the diaphysis 20 P
   - The length of the femur 21 Q
  Angular - Femoral declination 22 D
Base group Linear - The anatomical length of the femur 23  
   - The functional length of the femur 24  
   - The transverse diameter of the diaphysis 25