This standard outlines an appropriate experimental approach for evaluating the effects of
physiologically relevant constant- or cyclic loads (e.g. stresses, strains) on the performance characteristics
of an absorbable metal device or test specimen.
absorbable; fatigue; corrosion; metal; degrade; resorb
This work item is actually a renewal of an expired work item (WK61103). Corrosion fatigue is a key behavior to understand when designing absorbable metal implants, and this document will provide guidance on best practices.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this