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Table 1 Material properties used in finite element models

From: Biomechanical efficacy of AP, PA lag screws and posterior plating for fixation of posterior malleolar fractures: a three dimensional finite element study

Material Young’s modulus (E) Poisson ratio (y) References
Cortical bone 7300 0.3 [17]
Cancellous bone 1100 0.26 [18]
Fixation constructs 110,000 0.3 [19]