ASTM F2759 - 11 Standard Guide for Assessment of the Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) Used in Orthopedic and Spinal Devices


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    F2565 Standard Guide for Extensively Irradiation-Crosslinked Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Fabricated Forms for Surgical Implant Applications

    F2887 Standard Specification for Total Elbow Prostheses


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    D256 Test Methods for Determining the Izod Pendulum Impact Resistance of Plastics

    D638 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

    D695 Test Method for Compressive Properties of Rigid Plastics

    D883 Terminology Relating to Plastics

    D2765 Test Methods for Determination of Gel Content and Swell Ratio of Crosslinked Ethylene Plastics

    D4020 Specification for Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene Molding and Extrusion Materials

    E647 Test Method for Measurement of Fatigue Crack Growth Rates

    F619 Practice for Extraction of Medical Plastics

    F648 Specification for Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene Powder and Fabricated Form for Surgical Implants

    F732 Test Method for Wear Testing of Polymeric Materials Used in Total Joint Prostheses

    F748 Practice for Selecting Generic Biological Test Methods for Materials and Devices

    F749 Practice for Evaluating Material Extracts by Intracutaneous Injection in the Rabbit

    F756 Practice for Assessment of Hemolytic Properties of Materials

    F763 Practice for Short-Term Screening of Implant Materials

    F813 Practice for Direct Contact Cell Culture Evaluation of Materials for Medical Devices

    F895 Test Method for Agar Diffusion Cell Culture Screening for Cytotoxicity

    F981 Practice for Assessment of Compatibility of Biomaterials for Surgical Implants with Respect to Effect of Materials on Muscle and Bone

    F1714 Guide for Gravimetric Wear Assessment of Prosthetic Hip Designs in Simulator Devices

    F1715 Guide for Wear Assessment of Prosthetic Knee Designs in Simulator Devices

    F2003 Practice for Accelerated Aging of Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene after Gamma Irradiation in Air

    F2025 Practice for Gravimetric Measurement of Polymeric Components for Wear Assessment

    F2102 Guide for Evaluating the Extent of Oxidation in Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene Fabricated Forms Intended for Surgical Implants

    F2183 Test Method for Small Punch Testing of Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Used in Surgical Implants

    F2214 Test Method for In Situ Determination of Network Parameters of Crosslinked Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

    F2381 Test Method for Evaluating Trans-Vinylene Yield in Irradiated Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Fabricated Forms Intended for Surgical Implants by Infrared Spectroscopy

    F2423 Guide for Functional, Kinematic, and Wear Assessment of Total Disc Prostheses

    F2625 Test Method for Measurement of Enthalpy of Fusion, Percent Crystallinity, and Melting Point of Ultra-High-Molecular Weight Polyethylene by Means of Differential Scanning Calorimetry

    F2695 Specification for Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Powder Blended With Alpha-Tocopherol (Vitamin E) and Fabricated Forms for Surgical Implant Applications