Skip to main content

Table 1 Construct stiffness

From: Biomechanical investigation of an alternative concept to angular stable plating using conventional fixation hardware

  Axial stiffness
[N/°]
Torsional stiffness
[Nm/°]
elevated Fence 92 ± 25 2.1 ± 0.6
LCP 171 ± 19 2.9 ± 0.1
contact Fence 148 ± 29 3.5 ± 0.4
LC-DCP 299 ± 118 3.0 ± 1.0
  1. Axial and torsional stiffness for all study groups as obtained form a static loading ramp at the beginning of the cyclic axial and torsion tests. Values represent mean ± SD.