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Table 2 Relationship between the capsular ligament of the hip and osseous landmarks

From: Anatomic evaluation of the insertional footprints of the iliofemoral and ischiofemoral ligaments: a cadaveric study

  Mean Range SD
Iliofemoral ligament
 Length of intertrochanteric line (mm) 54.7 45.2–61.2 4.6
 F/I ratio of the MA (%) 32.9 27.2–37.6 3.4
 F/I ratio of the LA (%) 42.0 31.3–48.1 4.8
 Distance from LT to medial ILFL (mm) 24.6 19.9–28.5 2.9
Ischiofemoral ligament
 Femoral neck length (mm) 26.7 23.1–33.6 3.1
 F/FN ratio of ISFL (%) 42.6 36.9–46.5 3.3
  1. F/I footprint/intertrochanteric line, F/FN footprint/femoral neck width, ILFL iliofemoral ligament, ISFL ischiofemoral ligament, LA lateral arm, LT lesser trochanter, MA medial arm