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Table 2 Widening of suture after cyclic load, ultimate failure load and stiffness

From: Biomechanical testing of transcapsular meniscal repair

Group Widening after cyclic load (mm) Ultimate failure load (N) Stiffness (N/mm)
1 0.51 ± 0.39 58.8 ± 8.3 35.4 ± 14.8
2 0.38 ± 0.17 83.3 ± 12.6 45.9 ± 19.9
3 0.41 ± 0.15 104.6 ± 12.5 79.0 ± 48.0
4 1.21 ± 0.59 62.4 ± 5.0 43.6 ± 26.0
5 0.88 ± 0.38 79.7 ± 13.0 44.3 ± 19.2
6 0.59 ± 0.36 104.6 ± 20.4 92.3 ± 76.2
7 1.23 ± 0.74 62.5 ± 15.5 45.1 ± 24.5