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Table 5 Response parameters of the knee joint under 10 N m of external rotation moment

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

  Tibial external rotation angle (°) Peak stress (MPa)
ACL PCL SMCL DMCL
Case 1 5.92 8.45 6.79 13.76 4.39
Case 2 5.95 9.66 7.67 4.45
Case 3 5.94 10.69 8.96 16.08
Case 4 6.10 11.35 9.67
  1. ACL anterior cruciate ligament, DMCL deep medial collateral ligament, PCL posterior cruciate ligament, SMCL superficial medial collateral ligament