ASTM International - ASTM F1874-98
Standard Test Method for Bend Testing of Needles Used in Surgical Sutures
|Publication Date:||10 April 1998|
|ICS Code (Surgical instruments and materials):||11.040.30|
1.1 This test method describes the procedure for bend testing needles used for the placement of surgical sutures.
1.2 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.