ASTM WK64267

    Revision of F1378 - 17 Standard Specification for Shoulder Prostheses

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    Active Standard: F1378 - 17

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


    1. Rationale

    Update biomechanical literature and add reference to ASTM F1820 Standard Test Method for Determining the Forces for Disassembly of Modular Acetabular Devices in rationale section. Please note that only changes to the following sections are being balloted and not the entire standard 2.1 addition of ASTM F1820 6.4.1 Update current literature regarding loading 6.4.2 Clarify scope of F1829 with regards to anatomic shoulders X1.2.1.1 Add language modified from F2028 comparing loading in reverse and anatomical shoulders X1.2.1.1 Add reference to F1820 as a potential source of guidance for humeral liner dissociation testing. This ballot is distinct from that on sample sizes for testing which will be balloted as a separate item.


    arthroplasty; glenoid; humeral; prostheses; hemi-shoulder replacement; total shoulder replacement;;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Judd Day

    Draft Under Development