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Table 3 Specimen grouping and assignment, depending on used implants and the performed test

From: Mechanical strength of a new plate compared to six previously tested opening wedge high tibial osteotomy implants

Performed testGroup I; n = 5
Specimens
Group II; n = 5
Specimens
Group III; n = 6
Specimens
Group IV; n = 5
Specimens
Group V; n = 5
Specimens
Group VI; n = 6
Specimens
Group VII; n = 6
Specimens
Static: single loading to failure testTomoFix 1PEEKPower 1iBalance 1TomoFix sm 1Contour Lock 1Activmotion 1FlexitSystem 1
TomoFix 2PEEKPower 2iBalance 2TomoFix sm 2Contour Lock 2Activmotion 2FlexitSystem 2
Dynamic: cyclic fatigue to failure testTomoFix 3PEEKPower 3iBalance 3TomoFix sm 3Contour Lock 3Activmotion 3FlexitSystem 3
TomoFix 4PEEKPower 4iBalance 4TomoFix sm 4Contour Lock 4Activmotion 4FlexitSystem 4
TomoFix 5PEEKPower 5iBalance 5TomoFix sm 5Contour Lock 5Activmotion 5FlexitSystem 5
  iBalance 6  Activmotion 6FlexitSystem 6