This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2021. Therefore this version remains current.
Lays down the dimensions of two sizes of fitting features for detacheable scalpel blades and the handles with which they are used. It secures a good fitting and interchangeability of detachable blades for scalpels manufactured in different countries or by different manufacturers. The transitional period for a gradual adaption of the fitting dimensions specified in this standard should end with the year 1990.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1985-12
Edition : 1Number of pages : 3
Technical Committee:Surgical instruments
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