2696925-A1 is referenced by 18 patents.

An anchor screw and associated sliding-sleeve driver tool are provided, each having a longitudinal axial passage dimensioned to receive a guide shaft. The screw is formed of a titanium alloy material with suitable non-magnetic properties to allow later IRM examination of the patient. The thread of the screw is formed with a slightly rounded edge configuration, and an end portion of the screw defines a locating projection. The sliding sleeve of the driver tool is located and dimensioned to protect the ligament portion of the prosthetic tendon against damage during the driving operation. ADVANTAGE - Improved fastening accuracy and reduced damage to natural and prosthetic tissues.

Title
Bone screw fastening set for locating prosthetic tendon in knee etc. - has driver tool with sliding protective sleeve, cooperating with screw with shaped thread profile, with auxiliary longitudinal guide shaft
Application Number
FR19920012458 19921019
Publication Number
2696925 (A1)
Application Date
October 19, 1992
Publication Date
April 22, 1994
Inventor
Jean Louis Sanouiller
Assignee
Sanouiller Jean Louis
FR
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A61F2/08
A61F 02/08
A61F2/08
A61F 02/08
A61B17/88
A61B 17/88
A61F2/08
A61F 02/08
A61B17/88
A61B 17/88
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