ASTM International - ASTM F603-83(1995)
Standard Specification for High-Purity Dense Aluminum Oxide for Surgical Implant Application
|Publication Date:||1 January 2000|
1.1 This specification covers the material requirements for high-purity, dense aluminum oxide for surgical implant applications.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.
1.3 Aluminum oxide in accordance with Section 3 has been demonstrated to exhibit a well-characterized biological response which is less than that exhibited by the reference materials cited and tested in Practice F361 or equivalent (1 to 6).