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Table 3 Rigidity values, in N/mm

From: The role of the medial plate for Pauwels type III femoral neck fracture: a comparative mechanical study using two fixations with cannulated screws

Specimen G1
(2 parallel screws + Pauwels screw)
G2
(2 parallel screws + Pauwels screw + medial plate)
1 140.6 194.6
2 147.8 240.8
3 192.0 235.6
4 74.6 278.6
5 105.4 247.0
Mean 132.0 239.0
SD 45.0 30.0
  1. Source: Serviço de Ortopedia e Traumatologia Prof. Nova Monteiro, 2017