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Table 1 Portion of small-sized (diameter 5 μm - 40 μm) and large-sized (diameter >75 μm) PMMA beads

From: Gentamicin release from commercially-available gentamicin-loaded PMMA bone cements in a prosthesis-related interfacial gap model and their antibacterial efficacy

Bone cements small-sized beads (wt%) large-sized beads (wt%)
Refobacin Palacos R 30 ± 0 15 ± 0
Refobacin Bone Cement R 25 ± 1 10 ± 1
Palacos R + G 40 ± 0 10 ± 0
SmartSet GHV 55 ± 0 0 ± 0
  1. Proportions were determined using the numbers presented in Figure 4, with ± indicating the approximate accuracy of the determination.