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Updated in 10/28/2016 12:08:02 PM      Viewed: 334 times      (Patent)

Suture anchor insertion tool

LIZARDI JOSE E , ETHICON INC
ABSTRACT
Abstract of EP1621136 A system for inserting suture anchors includes a suture anchor insertion tool (10), a suture anchor (12), a length of suture thread (14) and any needles (16) pre-attached thereto. The suture anchor insertion tool has a handle (18), an elongate suture anchor inserting member (26), a suture thread retaining cap (44) provided on the handle, an internal retaining cavity (28) formed integrally with the handle, and a cover (36) member that is selectively positionable so as to enclose the internal cavity.   Data supplied from the esp@cenet database - Worldwide