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Table 1 Means and standard deviation of stiffness

From: A biomechanical comparison of 360° stabilizations for corpectomy and total spondylectomy: a cadaveric study in the thoracolumbar spine

Loading mode Intact Corpectomy Spondylectomy P
Axial compression (N/mm) 235.0 ± 63.3 243.6 ± 45.5 240. 1 ± 60.6 0.972
Flexion (N/mm) 149.4 ± 38.6 168.1 ± 53.6 219.9 ± 78.4 0.192
Extension (N/mm) 228.2 ± 85.4 230.5 ± 98.2 246.3 ± 66.7 0.935
Lateral bending (N/mm) 171.8 ± 51.3 204.8 ± 50.9 179.8 ± 26.9 0.494
Right rotation (Nmm/degree) 580 ± 270 730 ± 260 690 ± 180 0.610
Left rotation (Nmm/degree) 620 ± 310 710 ± 260 680 ± 200 0.870
  1. Mean ± SD values are shown
  2. Overall ANOVA F-test P value, P < 0.05