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TableĀ 1 Summary of the elements

From: On the protective capacity of a safety vest for the thoracic injury caused by falling down

Part Element types Element number
Rib cortical Triangular 40454
Rib cancellous Tetrahedral 64780
Sternum cortical Triangular 4202
Sternum cancellous Tetrahedral 11608
Rib cartilage Tetrahedral 13097
Vertebra cortical Triangular 22006
Vertebra cancellous Tetrahedral 51266
Nucleus pulposus Tetrahedral 1798
Fibrous ring Tetrahedral 1160
Foam core Pentahedral 139895
Nylon fabric Triangular 55958