Abstract

ISO 5834-2:2011 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.

ISO 5834-2:2011 is not applicable to direct-moulded (near net shape), irradiated or finished products or products manufactured from polyethylene blended with additives or from blending of different forms of polyethylene.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2011-08
  • Edition : 4
  • :
    ISO/TC 150/SC 1
    Materials
  • 11.040.40
    Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics

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