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Descriptor English: Materials Testing
Descriptor Spanish: Ensayo de Materiales
Descriptor Portuguese: Teste de Materiais
Descriptor French: Test de matériaux
Entry term(s): Biocompatibility Testing
Biocompatible Materials Testing
Hemocompatibility Testing
Hemocompatibility Testings
Hemocompatible Materials Testing
Materials Testing, Biocompatible
Materials Testing, Hemocompatible
Testing, Biocompatibility
Testing, Biocompatible Materials
Testing, Hemocompatibility
Testing, Hemocompatible Materials
Testing, Materials
Testings, Biocompatibility
Tree number(s): E05.570
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008422
Scope note: The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for PROSTHESES AND IMPLANTS; SUTURES; TISSUE ADHESIVES; etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, efficacy, and biocompatibility.
Annotation: do not confuse HEMOCOMPATIBILITY TESTING with HISTOCOMPATIBILITY TESTING
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Biocompatible Materials (1972-1986)
Stress, Mechanical (1971-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 1987
History Note: 1987
Related: Biocompatible Materials MeSH
Flexural Strength MeSH
Hemorheology MeSH
DeCS ID: 19241
Unique ID: D008422
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Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/06/20
Revision Date: 2018/02/28
Materials Testing - Preferred
Concept UI M0013107
Scope note The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for PROSTHESES AND IMPLANTS; SUTURES; TISSUE ADHESIVES; etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, efficacy, and biocompatibility.
Preferred term Materials Testing
Entry term(s) Testing, Materials
Testing, Biocompatible Materials - Narrower
Concept UI M0013106
Preferred term Testing, Biocompatible Materials
Entry term(s) Biocompatibility Testing
Biocompatible Materials Testing
Materials Testing, Biocompatible
Testing, Biocompatibility
Testings, Biocompatibility
Hemocompatibility Testing - Narrower
Concept UI M0472510
Scope note The testing of BIOCOMPATIBLE MATERIALS, especially those used for EXTRACORPOREAL CIRCULATION; STENTS; or ARTIFICIAL ORGANS, for properties that allow contact with flowing BLOOD without causing adverse reactions such as THROMBOSIS; HEMOLYSIS; COMPLEMENT ACTIVATION; or INFLAMMATION.
Preferred term Hemocompatibility Testing
Entry term(s) Hemocompatibility Testings
Hemocompatible Materials Testing
Materials Testing, Hemocompatible
Testing, Hemocompatibility
Testing, Hemocompatible Materials



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