Hello. Sign In
Standards Store

ASTM F1540

1995 Edition, August 15, 1995

Complete Document

Standard Test Method for Pull-Out Fixation Strength of Metallic Bone Staples

Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 1999


View Abstract
Product Details
Document History

Detail Summary

Superseded By: ASTM F564

EN
Additional Comments:
W/D S/S BY ASTM F564
Format
Details
Price (USD)
PDF
Single User
$56.00
Print
In Stock
$56.00
Add to Cart

Product Details:

  • Revision: 1995 Edition, August 15, 1995
  • Published Date: January 1999
  • Status: Superseded By:
  • Superseded By: ASTM F564
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: ASTM International (ASTM)
  • Page Count: 3
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:



1. Scope

1.1 This test method covers testing of the hard tissue pull-out fixation strength of metallic staples used in the internal fixation of the musculoskeletal system. This test method may be used with physiologic bone or a synthetic substitute. It may also be used when testing in an aqueous or physiological solution.

1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.

1.3 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.