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pubic

of or relating to the pubes or pubis
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Number of Stiffness Position of pelvic ligaments elements (N/m) [28] Anterior sacroiliac ligament 14 700 Short posterior sacroiliac ligament 8 400 Long posterior sacroiliac ligament 6 1000 Interosseous sacroiliac ligament 22 2800 Sacroiliac ligament nodes 6 1500 Sacrospinous ligament [28] 6 1400 Pubic ligament [40] 8 543 Iliofemoral ligament [41] 30 3000 Table 7: Values of [F.sub.max], [C.sub.max], and [E.sub.peak] in the different velocities.
based on the FE model of a female pelvis predicted that the symphysis joint under lateral impact load exceeds normal physiological stress levels prior to the onset of bony fractures and large strains concurrently occur within the pubic ligaments [13].