Standard Specification for Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate for Surgical Implantation
|Publication Date:||1 January 2004|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
This specification covers material requirements for biocompatible beta tricalcium phosphate (β-TCP) for surgical implant applications. For a material to be called beta-tricalcium phosphate, it must conform to this specification (see Appendix X1).
Beta-tricalcium phosphate is used in medical devices which have been cleared for marketing by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.