MENISCAL REPAIR WITH AN ABSORBABLE SCREW (CLEARFIX)

@inproceedings{Kotsovolos2004MENISCALRW,
  title={MENISCAL REPAIR WITH AN ABSORBABLE SCREW (CLEARFIX)},
  author={Elias S. Kotsovolos and Michalis E. Hantes and Dimitrios S. Mastrokalos and Hans Heinrich Paessler},
  year={2004}
}
The aim of this prospective study is to investigate the effectiveness of a new method for arthroscopic all-inside meniscus repair (Clearfix meniscal screw system-Innovasive Devices Inc.).This system consists of delivery cannulae,screw implants and a screw driver.After tear debridement a screw is located on the driver and passed through the cannula to the insertion site, holding the two sides of the tear together under linear compression.In this study, 46 patients (48 repairs)are included, mean… CONTINUE READING

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