ASTM WK67716

    Revision of F1820 - 13 Standard Test Method for Determining the Forces for Disassembly of Modular Acetabular Devices

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    Active Standard: F1820 - 13

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



    WK67716


    Keywords

    acetabular component; arthroplasty; disassembly; lever out; offset pullout; torque disassembly;

    Rationale

    The standard was recently reviewed and there were some inconsistencies in terminology that needed to be corrected. Also, concerned was expressed about what was considered a failed test and whether the test results could still be used. This was clarified.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-03-2019

    Technical Contact:
    Erik Woodard

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    F04.22 (20-01)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution