Work Item
ASTM WK67497

New Test Method for Determining the Static Strength of Ceramic Knee Femoral Components

1. Scope

The scope of the Committee shall be the development of standardized nomenclature and definitions of terms, test methods, recommended practices, guides, specifications and performance standards for medical and surgical materials and devices. The Committee will encourage research in this field and sponsor symposia, workshops and publications to facilitate the development of such standards. The Committee will promote liaison with other ASTM Committees and other organizations with mutual interests.

Keywords

None Provided

Rationale

This NEW standard includes two test methods intended to assess the ultimate strength of ceramic femoral knee components. This information can be used for evaluation of different component designs or for series production control.

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

Details

Developed by Subcommittee: F04.22

Committee: F04

Staff Manager: Kathleen Chalfin

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 03-18-2019

Technical Contact: Roman Preuss

Item: 001

Ballot: F04.22 (21-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 007

Ballot: F04 (22-02)

Status: In Balloting

Item: 001

Ballot: F04.22 (19-02)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: F04.22 (20-03)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 008

Ballot: F04 (21-08)

Status: Will Reballot Item