ISO 13779-1:2008 specifies requirements for ceramic hydroxyapatite intended for use as surgical implants.

It applies to hydroxyapatite blocks.

ISO 13779-1:2008 does not apply to hydroxyapatite coatings, hydroxyapatite powder or nanoparticle-type and calcium phosphate ceramics which are not mainly composed of crystalline hydroxyapatite.

General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2008-10
  • Edition : 2
  • :
    ISO/TC 150/SC 1
  • 11.040.40
    Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics

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