BS ISO 5834-2:2019 Implants for surgery. Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene. Moulded forms

BS ISO 5834-2:2019

Implants for surgery. Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene. Moulded forms

Status : Current, Under review   Published : February 2019



What is this standard about?

This document specifies the requirements and corresponding test methods for moulded forms, e.g. sheets and rods, made from ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) for use in the manufacture of surgical implants.

This document is not applicable to direct-moulded (near net shape), irradiated or finished products or products manufactured from polyethylene blended with additives or by blending different forms of polyethylene.

Standard NumberBS ISO 5834-2:2019
TitleImplants for surgery. Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene. Moulded forms
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date13 February 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ASTM F648, ISO 5834-1, ISO 1183-1:2012
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 11542-2, ISO 11542-1
ReplacesBS ISO 5834-2:2011
International RelationshipsISO 5834-2:2019
Draft Superseded By17/30360581 DC
DescriptorsGrades (quality), Marking, Physical properties of materials, Plastics, Yield stress, Moulded materials, Tensile stress, Impact strength, Medical equipment, Implants (surgical), Polyethylene, Elongation at fracture, Surgical equipment, Ash determination, Polymers, Prosthetic devices, Density, Test specimens
Title in FrenchImplants chirurgicaux. Polyéthylène à très haute masse moléculaire Produits sous forme moulée
ISBN978 0 580 98535 5
File Size510 KB

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