Formation of new ILS on metallographic methods for ASTM F2063. Currently the standard specifies grain size and micro cleanliness however the method by which to make these assessments is undefined. This ILS assesses current practices and outcomes.
Keywordscardiac devices; metals; NiTi; TiNi; nitinol; nickel-titanium alloys; titanium-nickel alloys; orthopaedic medical devices; vascular devices; shape memory alloys; stents; superelastic alloys; surgical implants;
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