Work Item
ASTM WK50120

New Test Method for Determining the Forces for Disassembly of Reverse Total Shoulder Modular Humeral Liners

1. Scope

Standard test method for dissociation of a humeral liner from humeral stem in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.


reverse total shoulder arthroplasty; humeral liner; dissociation


The test method would be used for verification of humeral liner locking system strength. To be used by manufacturers during device development and for regulatory submissions.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F04.22

Committee: F04

Staff Manager: Kathleen Chalfin

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 05-21-2015

Technical Contact: Judd Day

Item: 001

Ballot: F04.22 (16-06)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution