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Table 2 Displacement values (mm) in X, Y and Z axes

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

Loads Fixation methods Axes
X-axis Y-axis Z-axis
500 N AP lag screw 1.27 0.57 0.26
PA lag screw 1.12 0.52 0.23
Posterior plate 1.16 0.37 0.30
1000 N AP lag screw 3.12 1.40 0.61
PA lag screw 2.45 1.14 0.51
Posterior plate 2.49 0.86 0.67
1500 N AP lag screw 4.28 1.93 0.81
PA lag screw 4.08 1.85 0.85
Posterior plate 4.03 1.32 1.13