BS 4988:1973 - Specification for elbow crutches

BS 4988:1973

Specification for elbow crutches

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : November 1973 Replaced By : BS 4988:1990

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Specifies the general requirements and performance tests for two sizes, large (L) and medium (M), of elbow crutches having adjustable length between the handle and foot and either a fixed length upper section or an adjustable length upper section.

Standard NumberBS 4988:1973
TitleSpecification for elbow crutches
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date23 November 1973
Confirm Date15 October 1984
Withdrawn Date30 November 1990
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS 4988:1990
Amended ByAMD 4584
Draft Superseded By72/60372 DC
DescriptorsCrutches, Walking aids, Aids for the disabled, Medical equipment, Hospital equipment, Telescopic, Handles, Stainless steels, Low-carbon steels, Steels, Finishes, Weight (mass), Cuffs, Static loading, Marking, Dimensions, Height, Aluminium alloys, Synthetic rubber, Design, Testing conditions, Deflection tests, Performance testing
Title in FrenchCannes anglaises. Specification
Title in GermanEllbogenkruecken. Spezifikation
ISBN0 580 07987 2
File Size0 KB

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