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.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2008-10
Edition: 2Number of pages: 3
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 150/SC 1 Materials