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Table 2 Physicomechanical properties of prepared composite bioscaffolds

From: Design and evaluation of atorvastatin-loaded chitosan-hydroxyapatite composite bioscaffolds for wound-healing activity

Bioscaffold Thickness (μm) Folding endurance Swelling behavior (%) Tensile parameters Texture parameters OD value
Max. force (N) Max. elongation (s) Tensile strength (Mpa) Burst strength (kg) Burst time (s)
Hac1 75 ± 0.73 300 ± 1.15 212.8 ± 1.2 0.0038 3.0 0.0037 0.0058 2.6 1
Hac2 74 ± 0.57 300 ± 1.15 188 ± 0.57 0.0056 2.1 0.0054 0.0056 2.5 0.0410
Hac3 66 ± 1.52 280 ± 1.23 170 ± 0.58 0.0057 2.1 0.0055 0.0054 2.4 0.0021
Hac4 64 ± 1.1 231 ± 2.30 113 ± 1.52 0.0060 1.2 0.0058 0.0053 2.3 0
Hac5 60 ± 2.64 100 ± 10 94 ± 2.08 0.0203 1.2 0.0198 0.0053 2.3 0
Calcium chloride cross-linked bioscaffolds
 Hbc1 43 ± 0.81 241 ± 0.76 57 ± 1.15 0.0165 0.6 0.0161 0.0056 1.1 0
 Hbc2 52 ± 1.15 269 ± 0.61 43 ± 0.57 0.0301 0.2 0.0294 0.0058 0.8 0.0065
 Hbc3 54 ± 1.06 275 ± 1.1 60 ± 2.08 0.0764 1.1 0.0748 0.0062 0.95 1
Atorvastatin-loaded cross-linked bioscaffolds
 Hcc1 51 ± 0.57 65 ± 0.52 66 ± 1.0 0.0177 0.4 0.0173 0.0056 1.8 0
 Hcc2 56 ± 0.6 80 ± 1.1 63 ± 1.52 0.0228 0.5 0.0223 0.0057 1.8 0.21
 Hcc3 60 ± 1.41 101 ± 1.41 68 ± 2.0 0.0289 0.56 0.0283 0.0061 1.9 1
  1. Data are represented as mean ± S.D. (n = 3)