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Table 7 Elastic modulus and stiffness comparison from different studies

From: Multi-color and Multi-Material 3D Printing of Knee Joint models

Knee joint soft tissues Elastic modules reported by different authors (MPa) \( \overline{E} \) (MPa) Stiffness reported by different authors (MPa) \( \overline{K} \) (N/mm)
ACL 110 [35] , 345 [36], 137,6 [33] 345 [34], 168.05 182 [35], 242 [33], 250 [37] 202 [38] 219
PCL 345 [36], 147.2 [39], 118,7 [38], 109 [40] 179.9 258 [39], 208 [38], 204 [40], 223
MCL 332.2 [41], 463.8 [39], 325.4 [42], 276,9 [43] 349.5 134 [39], 94 [42], 80 [43] 103
LCL 345 [36], 289 [44], 719.4 [45], 183.5 [46] 384.2 33.5 [46], 97 [45], 60 [47] 63.5
PT 643.1 [36], 648.5 [34], 587.5 [48], 507.38 [49] 596.62 685 [34], 555.5 [50] 620.25
QT 331.2 [48], 462.8 [51] 397 - -