An instrument for the placement of multiple sutures for knee meniscus or ligament repair

I. M. Levy, N. J. Macy

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Abstract

An inexpensive plastic suture guide originally developed for prosthetic valve insertion is useful for the placement of multiple, consecutive sutures in torn menisci or ligaments of the knee joint. The device is time-saving and reliable.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-136
Number of pages2
JournalClinical orthopaedics and related research
VolumeNO. 186
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1984

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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