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Table 1 Mechanical properties of the materials

From: Evaluating the biomechanical effects of implant diameter in case of facial trauma to an edentulous atrophic mandible: a 3D finite element analysis

Material Young’s Modulus (MPa)* Poisson’s ration
Cortical Bone 13,700 0.3
Cancellous Bone 1,370 0.3
Titanium alloy 110,000 0.35
PMMA* 3,000 0.35
Mucosa 680 0.45
  1. *Abbreviations: MPa Megapascal, PMMA Polymethyl methacrylate
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