Non-active surgical implants Joint replacement implants Particular requirements
|Publication Date:||1 October 2007|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
This International Standard specifies particular requirements for total and partial joint replacement implants, artificial ligaments and bone cement, hereafter referred to as implants. For the purposes of this International Standard, artificial ligaments and their associated fixing devices are included in the term "implant".
It specifies requirements for intended performance, design attributes, materials, design evaluation, manufacturing, sterilization, packaging and information to be supplied by the manufacturer.
Some tests required to demonstrate conformance to this International Standard are contained in or referenced in level 3 standards.