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Table 2 Average unit number and node number of finite model

From: Biomechanical comparison of percutaneous posterior endoscopic cervical discectomy and anterior cervical decompression and fusion on the treatment of cervical spondylotic radiculopathy

Material Unit number Node number
Cervical
 C1 34126 8892
 C2 51187 13337
 C3 37811 10037
 C4 36560 9727
 C5 41505 11052
 C6 46967 12440
 C7 59001 14919
Disc
 C2-C3 2404 885
 C3-C4 2655 959
 C4-C5 2529 894
 C5-C6 3529 1119
 C6-C7 4959 1543
Implant
 Titanium plate 18184 5096
 Cage 12102 3424