Surgical instruments - Materials - Part 1: Metals
|Publication Date:||1 November 2016|
|ICS Code (Surgical instruments and materials):||11.040.30|
|ICS Code (Stainless steels):||77.140.20|
NEN-EN-ISO 7153-1 specifies metals commonly used to manufacture various types of standard surgical instruments, including but not limited to those used in general surgery, orthopaedics and dentistry. While this part of ISO 7153 is not intended for surgical instruments used in special applications, such as implantology and minimally invasive surgery, parts of it might be applicable to those instruments.