UNLIMITED FREE ACCESS TO THE WORLD'S BEST IDEAS

close
Already an Engineering360 user? Log in.

This is embarrasing...

An error occurred while processing the form. Please try again in a few minutes.

Customize Your Engineering360 Experience

close
Privacy Policy

This is embarrasing...

An error occurred while processing the form. Please try again in a few minutes.

ISO 5834-3

Implants for surgery - Ultra-highmolecular- weight polyethylene - Part 3: Accelerated ageing methods

active, Most Current
Buy Now
Organization: ISO
Publication Date: 1 February 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 10
ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics): 11.040.40
scope:

This document specifies a test method for investigating the oxidative stability of ultra-high-molecularweight polyethylene (UHMWPE) materials as a function of processing and sterilization method. This document describes a laboratory method for accelerated ageing of UHMWPE specimens and components for total joint prostheses. The UHMWPE is aged at elevated temperature and at elevated oxygen pressure, to accelerate oxidation of the material and thereby allow for the evaluation of its potential long-term chemical and mechanical stability.

 

Document History

ISO 5834-3
February 1, 2019
Implants for surgery - Ultra-highmolecular- weight polyethylene - Part 3: Accelerated ageing methods
This document specifies a test method for investigating the oxidative stability of ultra-high-molecularweight polyethylene (UHMWPE) materials as a function of processing and sterilization method....
July 15, 2005
Implants for surgery - Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene - Part 3: Accelerated ageing methods
This part of ISO 5834 specifies a test method for investigating the oxidative stability of ultra-high-molecularweight polyethylene (UHMWPE) materials as a function of processing and sterilization...

References

Advertisement