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Table 2 Overview of IM and max load across the tibiae

From: Viscoelasticity and histology of the human cartilage in healthy and degenerated conditions of the knee

Sample Mean ± SD m-covered m-uncovered Lateral Medial
Instantaneous modulus [MPa]
 Specimen 2.09 ± 0.18 3.08 ± 0.29 0.97 ± 0.14 2.08 ± 0.22 2.10 ± 0.30
 Control 3.43 ± 0.36 4.94 ± 0.45 1.79 ± 0.34 3.17 ± 0.47 3.66 ± 0.55
Max load [N]
 Specimen 1.72 ± 0.24 1.55 ± 0.59 1.60 ± 0.70 1.71 ± 0.62 1.74 ± 0.38
 Control 1.00 ± 0.11 1.51 ± 0.15 0.50 ± 0.10 0.88 ± 0.15 1.12 ± 0.17