Implants for surgery — Hydroxyapatite — Part 2: Coatings of hydroxyapatite
|Publication Date:||1 October 2008|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
This part of ISO 13779 specifies requirements for ceramic hydroxyapatite coatings applied to metallic or nonmetallic surgical implants.
This part of ISO 13779 does not cover coatings made from glasses, glass ceramics, alpha- and beta-calcium orthophosphate or other forms of calcium phosphate, nor does it cover coatings in which the hydroxyapatite is present in a powder form.
This part of ISO 13779 does not apply to nanoparticle-type materials.