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High molecular weight caprolactone polymers are coated on surgical sutures to improve suture properties such as smooth surface, single knot slipdown, two throw knot slipdown for repositioning, and three throw knot security.

Title
Caprolactone polymers for suture coating
Application Number
6/774636
Publication Number
4624256
Application Date
September 11, 1985
Publication Date
November 25, 1986
Inventor
Joseph D Rhum
Old Lyme
CT, US
Kenneth A Messier
Jewett City
CT, US
Agent
Gezina Holtrust
Peter C Richardson
Charles J Knuth
Assignee
Pfizer Hospital Products Group
NY, US
IPC
A61L 17/00
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