Gentle Threads™ Interference Screws

  • Proven LactoSorb® material1
  • Blunt thread design assists in protecting the graft
  • Screws are compatible with 1.5 mm Nitinol guide wires
  • Available in fully thread and round head designs for tibial and femoral fixation

Additional Information

  1. Powers, D.L.; Sonawala, M.; Woolf, S.K.; An, Y.H.; Hawkins, R.; Pietrzak, W.S.: Comparison of the Biomechanics and Histology of Two Soft Tissue Fixators Composed of Bioabsorbable Copolymers. J Biomed Mater Res (Appl Biomater) 58: 486-295, 2001.


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