Standard Specification for Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate for Surgical Implantation
|Publication Date:||1 May 2004|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
Thisastm specification covers chemical and crystallographic requirements for biocompatible beta-tricalcium phosphate (b-TCP) for surgical implant applications. For a material to be identified as medical grade beta-tricalcium phosphate, it must conform to this specification (see Appendix X1).