Standard Practice for Digital Radiography of Cast Metallic Implants
|Publication Date:||1 February 2020|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
This practice covers the procedure for digital radiographic testing of cast metallic surgical implants and related weldments.
Digital X-ray is an alternative method for radiography of cast metallic surgical implants and related weldments (see Practice F629).
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