Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 41, Issue 17, pp 5758–5759 | Cite as

Influence of two changes in the composition of an acrylic bone cement on some of its properties: the case of Surgical Simplex® P



PMMA Tertiary Amine Benzoyl Peroxide Methemoglobinemia Cement Mantle 



The authors thank Stryker Howmedica Osteonics (Limerick, Ireland) for donating generous amounts of all the materials that were used to make the experimental formulations used in the study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Materials and Surface Science InstituteUniversity of LimerickLimerickIreland
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringThe University of MemphisMemphisUSA

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