Thomas Luyckx

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Publications

  1. doi Is there a biomechanical explanation for anterior knee pain in patients with patella alta?: influence of patellar height on patellofemoral contact force, contact area and contact pressure
    T Luyckx
    University Hospitals UZ Pellenberg, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Pellenberg, Belgium
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 91:344-50. 2009
  2. pmc Digital image correlation as a tool for three-dimensional strain analysis in human tendon tissue
    Thomas Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, Pellenberg, 3212, Belgium
    J Exp Orthop 1:7. 2014
  3. doi Should we aim at undercorrection when doing a total knee arthroplasty?
    T Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, 3212, Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 23:1706-12. 2015
  4. doi The adductor ratio: a new tool for joint line reconstruction in revision TKA
    T Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, 3212, Pellenberg, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 22:3028-33. 2014
  5. doi Coronal alignment is a predictor of the rotational geometry of the distal femur in the osteo-arthritic knee
    T Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Pellenberg, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:2331-7. 2013
  6. doi Is adapted measured resection superior to gap-balancing in determining femoral component rotation in total knee replacement?
    T Luyckx
    University Hospitals UZ Leuven, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Pellenberg, Belgium
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:1271-6. 2012
  7. ncbi Management of full thickness rotator cuff tears. A survey amongst members of the Flemish Elbow and Shoulder Surgeons Society (FLESSS)
    Thomas Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals UZ Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:14-21. 2010
  8. ncbi Return to work after arthroscopic subacromial decompression
    Lucas Luyckx
    KUL University Hospitals UZ Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:737-42. 2011
  9. doi High strains near femoral insertion site of the superficial medial collateral ligament of the Knee can explain the clinical failure pattern
    Thomas Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Orthop Res 34:2016-2024. 2016
  10. ncbi Iliotibial band traction syndrome in guided motion TKA. A new clinical entity after TKA
    Lucas Luyckx
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital UZ Pellenberg, KUL, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:507-12. 2010

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  1. doi Is there a biomechanical explanation for anterior knee pain in patients with patella alta?: influence of patellar height on patellofemoral contact force, contact area and contact pressure
    T Luyckx
    University Hospitals UZ Pellenberg, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Pellenberg, Belgium
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 91:344-50. 2009
    ..When averaged across all flexion angles, a normal patellar position was associated with the lowest contact pressures. Our results indicate that there is a biomechanical reason for anterior knee pain in patients with patella alta...
  2. pmc Digital image correlation as a tool for three-dimensional strain analysis in human tendon tissue
    Thomas Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, Pellenberg, 3212, Belgium
    J Exp Orthop 1:7. 2014
    ..Determining the mechanical behaviour of tendon and ligamentous tissue remains challenging, as it is anisotropic, non-linear and inhomogeneous in nature...
  3. doi Should we aim at undercorrection when doing a total knee arthroplasty?
    T Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, 3212, Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 23:1706-12. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether a certain bias towards undercorrection exists with conventional total knee arthroplasty (TKA) instruments...
  4. doi The adductor ratio: a new tool for joint line reconstruction in revision TKA
    T Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, 3212, Pellenberg, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 22:3028-33. 2014
    ..In this study, the value of the adductor tubercle as landmark for joint line reconstruction in revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA) was investigated...
  5. doi Coronal alignment is a predictor of the rotational geometry of the distal femur in the osteo-arthritic knee
    T Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Leuven, Pellenberg, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:2331-7. 2013
    ..This study was set up to define the rotational anatomy of the distal femur in the osteo-arthritic knee and to investigate its relationship with the overall coronal alignment and gender...
  6. doi Is adapted measured resection superior to gap-balancing in determining femoral component rotation in total knee replacement?
    T Luyckx
    University Hospitals UZ Leuven, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Pellenberg, Belgium
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:1271-6. 2012
    ..134). The number of outliers for our 'adapted' measured resection technique was much lower than reported in the literature...
  7. ncbi Management of full thickness rotator cuff tears. A survey amongst members of the Flemish Elbow and Shoulder Surgeons Society (FLESSS)
    Thomas Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals UZ Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:14-21. 2010
    ..Our results show that all-arthroscopic techniques are becoming the gold standard for the repair of full-thickness tears of the rotator cuff in Flanders...
  8. ncbi Return to work after arthroscopic subacromial decompression
    Lucas Luyckx
    KUL University Hospitals UZ Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:737-42. 2011
    ..A longer absence from work was also observed in individuals who underwent a concomitant arthroscopic AC resection and patients with a higher BMI...
  9. doi High strains near femoral insertion site of the superficial medial collateral ligament of the Knee can explain the clinical failure pattern
    Thomas Luyckx
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Orthop Res 34:2016-2024. 2016
    ..2016 Orthopaedic Research Society. Published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. J Orthop Res 34:2016-2024, 2016...
  10. ncbi Iliotibial band traction syndrome in guided motion TKA. A new clinical entity after TKA
    Lucas Luyckx
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital UZ Pellenberg, KUL, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:507-12. 2010
    ..This repetitive and forced stretching of the ITB seems to induce a painful traction syndrome in some patients...
  11. doi Does a conservative tibial cut in conventional total knee arthroplasty violate the deep medial collateral ligament?
    Michael Maes
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology, University Hospitals Leuven, Weligerveld 1, B 3212 Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 22:2735-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether it is anatomically possible to preserve the tibial deep MCL insertion during conventional TKA...