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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c9001690
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... three to four times the weight of the patient, while cyclic loads can total up to 3 × 10 6 cycles per year. 4 The premature failure of metallic implants can be influenced by several factors, including mechanical design, material selection, manufacturing practice, medical installation procedure...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001803
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... discussed. orthopedic implant devices fracture corrosion inclusions and stress gaps medical materials cracking fretting pitting fractography fracture toughness Ti6Al4V (titanium-aluminum-vanadium alloy) UNS R56406 316L stainless steel (austenitic wrought stainless steel) UNS S31603...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001841
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
...Abstract Abstract Ultrasonic cleaning is widely used in the production of medical devices such as guide wires and vascular implants. There are many cases, however, where cleaning frequencies have been close to the natural frequency of the device, producing resonant vibrations large enough...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.homegoods.c9001610
EISBN: 978-1-62708-222-8
... Dimethylgyoxime Test Goes Detecting Release of Nickel from Earrings,” Sci. Total Environ. , 1998 , 224 , pp. 161 – 5 . 7. Anon : in Implants for Surgery - Metallic Materials - Parts 1–12 , International Organization for Standardization , ISO 5832-1 to ISO 5832-12, Geneve . 8. Anon : Medical...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c9001606
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... addressed. Recommendations to improve the fixation implant design are suggested, and the potential benefits of the substitution of titanium or a titanium alloy for the stainless steel are discussed. Biomaterials Biomechanics Fatigue crack growth Medical device 300 series Fatigue fracture...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001805
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... cleaning procedures. Given the extreme conditions to which surgical tools can be exposed, and the potential for misuse, failures are inevitable and systematic methods for analyzing them are necessary to keep them in check. medical instruments fracture hydrogen embrittlement stainless steel...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003539
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... stacking fault energy, which favors planar slip, can occur over extended areas along crystallographic planes, producing a faceted appearance. For example, a cobalt-base alloy used in medical implants exhibits crystallographic fracture in laboratory fatigue testing at all levels of applied load ( Ref 23...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001133
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
...Abstract Abstract A femoral knee implant was returned to the casting vendor for analysis after exhibiting poor bond strength between the cast substrate and a sintered porous coating. Both the coating and the substrate were manufactured from a cobalt-chromium-molybdenum alloy. Metallographic...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006776
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... steel tested in rotating bending. No distinct fatigue striations could be resolved. Crack growth direction from right to left Fig. 39 Crystallographic fatigue in fracture mechanics specimen of cast Co-Cr-Mo-C medical implant alloy. Scanning electron microscope views located (a) 0.025 mm (0.001...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001802
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... Preparation on Mechanical Properties of a NiTi Alloy ,” Mater. Sci. Forum , 2002 , 394–395 , pp. 173 – 176 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.394-395.173 . 3. Azevedo C.R.F. and Hippert E. Jr. : “ Failure Analysis of Surgical Implants in Brazil ,” Eng. Fail. Anal. , 2002 , 9 , pp. 621...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001819
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
...Abstract Abstract This article commences with a description of the prosthetic devices and implants used for internal fixation. It describes the complications related to implants and provides a list of major standards for orthopedic implant materials. The article illustrates the body environment...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048413
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... produced on the surface during cyclic loading were observed. The material was showed by the deformation structure to be in the cold-worked condition and was termed to not be the cause of the implant failure. Cyclic loads Slip bands Surgical implants 316L UNS S31603 Fatigue fracture Figure...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048419
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... made of type 316LR stainless steel and some mechanical fretting and very few corrosion pits were revealed. Type 304 stainless steel was deemed not to be satisfactory as an implant material. Inclusions Surgical implants 304 UNS S30400 Pitting corrosion Figure 1 shows a screw head...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048400
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... not to be in compliance with standards (type 304 stainless steel without molybdenum). The screws and washers were found to be made of remelted implant-quality type 316L stainless steel and were intact. Signs of sensitization, characterized by chromium carbide precipitates at the grain boundaries, were revealed...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0089543
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... the failure. Bone screws Casting defects Screws Surgical implants ASTM F75 Casting-related failures Portions of the threads of the screw shown in Fig. 1(a) had broken off, and other threads had cracked. The screw was made from a cast Co-Cr-Mo alloy. A longitudinal section through the screw...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c9001573
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... the microarcing. Arcing Pitting (wear) Surgical implants Wire Ti-6Al-4V Titanium nitride coating UNS R56406 Surface treatment related failures (Other, miscellaneous, or unspecified) wear Background Observations and Results Discussion And Conclusion Selected Reference Selected...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048397
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... Phase transformations Surgical implants Chromium steel Uniform corrosion The four-hole Lane plate shown in Fig. 1(a) was inserted 46 years ago and remained in the body for 26 years. A large portion of the plate disintegrated and consisted mainly of corrosion products. Figure 1(b) shows...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048420
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... to be possible. Biochemistry Surgical implants Wear particles 316LR Pitting corrosion Figure 1 shows a plate hole with the area that was in contact with the screw head. In contrast to Example, the attack on this high-quality type 316LR stainless steel was only shallow. Figure 1(a) shows...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048423
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
...Abstract Abstract The bone cement failed at the distal end of the prosthesis stem of femoral head prosthesis six months after implantation. A small indentation on the lateral contour of the stem was visible where the stem had broken. The degree of loosening (gap between the lateral stem contour...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.med.c0048410
EISBN: 978-1-62708-226-6
... by the beach marks which indicated the action of asymmetric bending and rotational forces. Loads (forces) Nonmetallic inclusions Slags Surgical implants Torsion 316 UNS S31600 Fatigue fracture A narrow bone plate was used to stabilize an open midshaft femur fracture in an 18 year old patient...