0995409-A1 is referenced by 90 patents and cites 5 patents.

A device for anchoring a crucial ligament transplant in the knee joint parts, characterised by a generally cylindrical sleeve (30) of metallic, bio-compatible material, with at least two axis-parallel slots (50) which are distanced in the circumferential direction and which extend from one end over a larger length of the sleeve, with a roughening (42) of a sleeve section in the region of the slots (50), with a head (38) at the other end of the sleeve and with an inner threaded section (56) which extends from the head up to into the region of the slots, wherein the connecting section (58) of the sleeve bore (54) has a diameter which is equal or smaller than the tip diameter of the inner threaded section, and by a screw (34) with a threaded shank (62) which is screwable into the inner thread and with a head (60) at one end of the shank,; wherein the length of the shank is smaller than that of the sleeve.

Title
A device for anchoring a crucial ligament transplant into the knee joint parts
Application Number
EP19990116209 19990817
Publication Number
0995409 (A1)
Application Date
August 17, 1999
Publication Date
April 26, 2000
Inventor
Harder Hans Erich
DE
Seitz Helmut Prof Dr
AT
Vecsei Vilmos Prof Dr Med
AT
Assignee
Howmedica
DE
IPC
A61F 02/08
A61F 02/08
A61B 17/58
A61B 17/56
A61F 02/08
A61B 17/58
A61B 17/56
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