FATIGUE STRENGTH OF ANTIBIOTIC-IMPREGNATED BONE CEMENT SAMPLES ON "DAY 0" AND "DAY 15"


Seckin F., Akman S., Uzun M., Ozturk I., Bozdağ S. E.

NOBEL MEDICUS, vol.9, no.3, pp.92-97, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Journal Name: NOBEL MEDICUS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-97
  • Keywords: Teicoplanin, strenght, bone cement, antibiotic, biomechanics, MECHANICAL-PROPERTIES, VANCOMYCIN, INFECTION

Abstract

Objective: In this study, we aimed to assses the maximum efficious amount of teicoplanin in a mixture of 40 g CMV3 bone cement mixture, through the fatigue strength factor calculations.