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Table 1 Comparison of pull-out test between novel self-locking plate and DePuy plate ( P >0.05)

From: Biomechanical study of a novel self-locking plate system for anterior cervical fixation

Parameters Screw-plate whole system Screw only system
Novel plate DePuy plate Novel plate DePuy plate
Maximum pullout force (N) 394.55 389.76 238.65 230.76
Relative displacement (mm) 12.34 ± 1.05 12.12 ± 1.26 11.88 ± 1.12 11.25 ± 0.96
Energy absorption value (J) 6.25 ± 1.22 5.97 ± 1.56 2.75 ± 1.35 2.52 ± 1.26