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Table 1 Static axial compression bending testing

From: A new lumbar posterior fixation system, the memory metal spinal system: an in-vitro mechanical evaluation

MOSS Miami
Specimen Compressive stifness (N/mm) 2% yield load (N) Peak load (N)
1 28.80 284.6 647.0
2 29.92 292.6 652.4
3 30.04 249.7 617.5
4 29.42 288.6 625.5
5 29.55 249.7 625.5
Mean: 29.35 273.0 633.6
SD: 0.50 21.50 15.20
Memory Metal Spinal System
Specimen Compressive stifness (N/mm) 2% yield load (N) Peak load (N)
1 27.62 227.16 335.72
2 24.82 258.27 365.93
3 26.12 264.87 396.69
4 21.19 365.97 434.75
5 24.32 306.71 409.48
Mean: 24.81 284.60 388.51
SD: 2.395 53.600 38.541