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Table 2 Peak values of stress on surfaces of the articular disc and condyle (MPa)

From: Finite elements analysis of the temporomandibular joint disc in patients with intra-articular disorders

Positionf = 0.001f = 0.3f = 0.4
Discdisplaced3.87 ± 0.157.23 ± 0.227.77 ± 0.19
normal2.07 ± 0.171.49 ± 0.141.41 ± 0.14
Condyledisplaced1.17 ± 0.081.37 ± 0.101.57 ± 0.07
normal0.93 ± 0.040.75 ± 0.040.61 ± 0.06
Mandibledisplaced5.27 ± 0.195.2 ± 0.224.4 ± 0.18
normal3.63 ± 0.133.72 ± 0.113.79 ± 0.17