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Table 1 Laterality in mechanical testing and FEM prediction

From: Prediction of fracture load and stiffness of the proximal femur by CT-based specimen specific finite element analysis: cadaveric validation study

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Mechanical testing
 Fracture load 3537.6 ± 1779.3 3333.9 ± 1914.9 0.762
 Rigidity 1368.0 ± 880.5 1192.0 ± 850.2 0.706
FEM prediction
 Fracture load 4515.1 ± 2055.6 4525.5 ± 1796.5 0.940
 Rigidity 1572.0 ± 712.1 1560.0 ± 650.5 0.821
  1. Mean ± standard deviation
  2. Mann-Whitney U test