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Table 4 Response parameters of the knee joint under 10 N m of valgus moment

From: The evaluation of the role of medial collateral ligament maintaining knee stability by a finite element analysis

  Tibial valgus angle (°) Peak stress (MPa)
ACL PCL SMCL DMCL
Case 1 4.06 6.77 4.88 30.17 9.49
Case 2 6.08 12.01 10.14 16.11
Case 3 4.86 9.40 8.40 48.63
Case 4 6.22 20.22 20.22
  1. ACL anterior cruciate ligament, DMCL deep medial collateral ligament, PCL posterior cruciate ligament, SMCL superficial medial collateral ligament