Tibial base plate fatigue testing - ISO 14879-1, ASTM F1800

ISO 14879-1 - Implants for surgery — Total knee-joint prostheses — Part 1: Determination of endurance properties of knee tibial trays

ASTM F1800 - Standard practice for cyclic fatigue testing of metal tibial tray components of

total knee joint replacements


This ISO 14879 and ASTM F1800 standards specify a fatigue test method for determining the endurance properties of bilateral tibial trays used in knee-joint prostheses to support and secure the polymeric articulating surface.