notch width index


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.

notch width index

The width of the femoral intercondylar notch divided by the width of the femoral condyles.
See also: index
References in periodicals archive ?
The relationships between ACL injury and potential risk factors including age, sex, notch shape, notch width index, notch height index, a angle, [sz] angle, medial tibial slope, and lateral tibial slope were assessed by binary logistic regression analysis.
The notch width index (NWI-E) is based on the total notch width at the exit divided by the total bicondylar width.
Notch Width Index (NWI) has been used as a criterion to estimate risk of ACL injury.