ASTM WK63621

    Revision of F2083 - 12 Standard Specification for Knee Replacement Prosthesis

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    Active Standard: F2083 - 12

    Developed by Subcommittee: F04.22 | Committee F04 | Contact Staff Manager



    arthroplasty; contact area; contact pressure; fatigue; knee; knee constraint; knee prosthesis; knee wear; particles; surface roughness; total knee replacement; TKR; unicondylar knee replacement (UKR); UHMWPE;


    Several sections require updated references and/or the addition of new standards that have been revised or created since the 2012 revision of F2083. In addition to the review of referenced and related standards, note that the performance criteria for TKR tibial tray fatigue (see Section is an ongoing discussion that is outside the scope of this revision. F04.22 committee members are currently discussing the need for round robin testing and additional evaluation before changing this requirement. The language in Section regarding the performance criteria for UKR tibial trays matches the previously agreed-upon language for ASTM F3140.

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    F04 (19-03)

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