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ASTM International - ASTM F565-21

Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 April 2021
Status: active
Page Count: 3
ICS Code (Surgical instruments and materials): 11.040.30
ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics): 11.040.40
scope:

1.1 This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments.

1.2 Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel, surgeons, and occasionally other individuals will handle orthopedic implants and instruments. All personnel should be informed of recommended care and handling procedures to prevent damage to orthopedic implants and instruments.

1.3 This practice does not cover producer level handling and packaging procedures.

1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.5 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.6 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

abstract:

This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel, surgeons, and... View More

Document History

ASTM F565-21
April 1, 2021
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
1.1 This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. 1.2 Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel,...
February 1, 2018
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
1.1 This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. 1.2 Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel,...
October 1, 2013
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel, surgeons, and...
April 1, 2009
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel, surgeons, and...
April 1, 2009
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel, surgeons, and...
October 1, 2004
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel, surgeons, and...
April 10, 2003
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
1.1 This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. 1.2 Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel,...
November 10, 2000
Standard Practice for Care and Handling of Orthopedic Implants and Instruments
1.1 This practice covers recommended procedures for the handling of orthopedic implants and instruments. 1.2 Hospital receiving personnel, central supply personnel, operating room personnel,...
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