BioMed Research International / 2016 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

Modification of Mechanical Properties, Polymerization Temperature, and Handling Time of Polymethylmethacrylate Cement for Enhancing Applicability in Vertebroplasty

Figure 2

Photograph showing the compression test of cement sample. The specimen was prepared in a cylindrical shape with a 13 mm diameter and 26 mm height. A 20 mm diameter cylindrical rod was used as a plunger and clamped to the upper side of the wedge grip, connecting to an actuator.

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