ASTM F1717 defines methods for static, fatigue, and torsion testing of spinal constructs to minimize failure from normal patient activity and fatigue.
ASTM F2077 reveals the axial-compression, compression-shear, and torsion tests needed to understand spinal intervertebral body fusion devices.
ASTM F2267 advises on in vitro axial-compression tests to compare fusion implants used in spinal intervertebral body fusion devices.
A rounded probe attached to a load cell on a Universal Testing Machine may mimic a human finder opening seals on pharmacy bottles.
With the ElectroPuls, the 8800 controller with Modal Control simulates springs needed to determine the specifications of an ideal spring for an auto-injector.
ElectroPuls and 8870 test instruments can determine the fatigue life and impact performance of orthopedic devices used in reconstructive surgery.
A 5942 testing machine can be used with a saline bath to test the compression of an intraocular lens made to improve the eyesight of a patient.
The 8870 and ElectroPuls systems can determine the fatigue properties of tibial trays used with total knee replacements to prevent failure from biological reactions.
Instron's syringe test fixture works for various specifications and follows ISO 7886-1 to test the aspiration and injection of liquids.
The 8874 system can test the laxity of knee joints in simulated conditions before they are used for a total knee replacement and impacted by the surgery.
Instron's multi-needle and single-needle test fixtures reduce time in testing needle insertion force in the development and quality control of needles.
Instron's syringe fixture for universal testing systems provides accurate representation of conditions in order to test the forces within needles and syringes.
Orthopedic micro-implants used to treat bone problems and soft tissue injuries need to be tested in simulated loading conditions to prevent failure.
A custom Instron fixture was designed to work alongside a 5965 frame to test the force needed to push a tablet through a blister pack.
Stent grafts reduce the chance of risk in treating aneurysms, and their radial force can be tested to minimize movement with a RX675.
Instron's syringe testing figure assists pharmaceutical manufacturers in determining the force needed to eject medications from needles and syringes.
Instron's XY Test Stage mounts to various universal testing systems to work as a precise force applicator without touching the wrong components.