Smith & Nephew Endoscopy's OSTEORAPTOR(TM) Anchor Provides Bioabsorbable Solution for Labral Tears in the Hip and Shoulder
First hip anchor made from bioabsorbable Hydroxyapatite (HA)
ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smith & Nephew's (NYSE: SNN ; LSE: SN) Endoscopy Division has announced the launch of the OSTEORAPTOR Anchor for repair in the hip and shoulder. The device is showcased at the ...
Rush University Medical Center orthopaedic experts examine overhead
...ment, and neurovascular disorders.
Injury to cartilage (the labrum), which surrounds the shoulder joint, occurs with trauma to the shoulder joint. labral
tears are among the most common injuries for overhead throwers and generally result from the cocking and acceleration phases of overhead throwing. Ca...
MR arthrography is more accurate than MR in diagnosing shoulder tears
...osis. Sensitivity on conventional MRI for anterior labral
tears was 83%; for posterior labral
tears was 84%; for SLAP tears was 83%; for suprasp...was significantly higher. Sensitivity for anterior labral
tears was 98%; for posterior...
Smith & Nephew Endoscopy's BIORAPTOR(TM) 2.3 PK Suture Anchor Provides Secure Repair for Shoulder, Hip Instability
... of the socket in the shoulder
or hip, to stretch or tear. In the shoulder, labral
damage often leads to
dislocation or subluxation (partial dislocation), whi... enough to be disabling. In both joints, the misalignment
that results from labral
tears can lead to osteoarthritis.
Smith & Nephew's BIORAPTOR 2.3 PK ancho...
ConTack Labral Anchor and Instrumentation
Description: The Sutureless Mitek ConTack Labral
Anchor is an L-PLA anchor with an L/DL-PLA washer used for soft tissue reattachment to bone. The ConTack's floating washer adjusts to the bony contour of the glenoid, optimizing tissue/bone contact. The anchor uses Radial Osteo Compression (ROC) design to provide...
Corkscrew™ Parachute Tissue Anchor
Features:... For Rotator cuff and labral
One step insertion
Bioabsorbable PLLA disc ...
...u move the hip ... Hip pain resulting from tears of the acetabular labrum or as a diagnostic tool. ... A hip arthroscopy can address the labral
tear resulting in pain relief and a ... ... your hips hurting? Many common conditions can cause different types of hip pain . ... Everyday He...