ISO 10555 | Flow Rate Testing

Flow rate testing involves the rate of passage of a medium through a channel or opening such as a catheter, needle, or even a porous material such as Tyvek®. DDL provides flow rate testing for various medical device applications.

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Common Flow Rate Testing Standards

  • BS EN 13868 - Kinking of single lumen catheters and medical tubing
  • ISO 8536 - Infusion equipment for medical use
  • ISO 10555-1 - Intravascular Catheters - Sterile and Single-use Catheters - Part 1: General Requirements
  • ISO 10555-3 - Intravascular Catheters - Sterile and Single-use Catheters - Part 3: Central Venous Catheters
  • ISO 10555-4 - Intravascular Catheters - Sterile and Single-use Catheters - Part 4: Balloon Dilation Catheters
  • ISO 10555-5 - Intravascular Catheters - Sterile and Single-use Catheters - Part 5: Over-needle Peripheral Catheters
  • ASTM F623 - Performance Specification for Foley Catheter
  • TAPPI T 460 - Air Resistance of Paper (Gurley)

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