Suture Anchors

Known as: Anchor, Suture, Anchors, Suture, Suture Anchor 
Implants used in arthroscopic surgery and other orthopedic procedures to attach soft tissue to bone. One end of a suture is tied to soft tissue and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The reported rate of failure after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair has varied widely. The influence of the repair… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Restoring the anatomical footprint may improve the healing and mechanical strength of repaired tendons. A double row… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Reestablishment of the native footprint during rotator cuff repair has been suggested as an important criterion for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Recurrent defects after open and arthroscopic rotator cuff repair are common. Double-row repair techniques may improve… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Interface contact pressure between the tendon and bone has been shown to influence healing. This study evaluates the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Rotator cuff tears are a common cause of shoulder pain and dysfunction. After surgical repair, there is a significant re-tear… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE Our goal was to analyze the results of 194 consecutive arthroscopic Bankart repairs (performed by 2 surgeons with an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Previous experimental studies of failure of rotator cuff repair have involved single pull to ultimate load. Such an experimental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Suture anchors are being increasingly reported as a means of fixation of torn rotator cuff tendons to bone. The author has… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
This article presents a different arthroscopic approach to the diagnosis and treatment of anterior shoulder instability. Surgical… (More)
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