Vascular Prosthesis TestingVascular Prosthesis – POLYMAILLE 1 – Courtesy of PEROUSE MEDICAL

Vascular Prosthesis: Type

  • Any device using vascular prostheses
  • Vascular prosthesis
  • Biological, synthetic textile/non-textile materials, non-textile material
  • Stent Grafts: SX or BX frame, NiTi, CrCo, SS, Biological tissues, synthetic textile materials/non-textile material, non-textile material
  • Covered stent: SX or BX frame, NiTi, CrCo, SS, Biological tissue, synthetic textile/non-textile material, non-textile material
  • Tubular, bifurcated, branched

Vascular Prosthesis: Associated Tests

  • Surface properties
  • Porosity
  • Water permeability
  • Leak test(s)
  • Water entry pressure
  • Strength after repeated puncture
  • Tensile strength
  • Burst strength
  • Usable length
  • Relaxed inner diameter
  • Pressurized inner diameter
  • Wall thickness
  • Suture retention strength
  • Kink resistance
  • Dynamic compliance

Vascular Prosthesis Testing

Complete programs and engineering solutions for testing Vascular Prosthesis and any devices using biological, synthetic textile/non-textile materials, non-textile material. Provide test methods for measurement and verification of the dimensions and mechanical properties of vascular prostheses and any associated devices, including methods for verifying that the nominal values disclosed by the manufacturer are within the permitted tolerances.