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Table 2 Details of meshes used in the FE model

From: Effects of contact stress on patellarfemoral joint and quadriceps force in fixed and mobile-bearing medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty

Set Nomal knee FB UKA MB UKA
Femur bone (Quad) 18,817 17,948 17,899
Tibia bone (Quad) 13,286 12,303 12,289
Fibula bone (Quad) 5456 5456 5456
Patella bone (Hexa) 1411 1411 1411
Femur cartilage (Hexa) 9629 4586 4586
Meniscus (Hexa) 2978 1475 1475
Femoral componennt (Hexa) 7335 7523
PE insert (Hexa) 2872 3125
Tibia tray (Hexa) 2421 3094
Total 51,577 55,807 56,858