The recommendations cover units, test specimen, test conditions and test methods for evaluating the characteristics of hip joint prostheses by means of simulators. Form changings of bearing surfaces are not included. The informative annexes A to C include examples for a cleaning method for specimen and a lubricator for the wearing test.
Status : WithdrawnPublication date : 1989-06
Edition : 1Number of pages : 7
Technical Committee:Bone and joint replacements