05002550 is referenced by 505 patents and cites 4 patents.

A new and improved suture anchor of the sort adapted to anchor an intermediate portion of a piece of conventional suture in bone, and a new and improved installation tool for deploying the same, said installation tool being adapted to releasably hold at least one curved needle which is attached to said piece of conventional suture.

Title
Suture anchor installation tool
Application Number
362004
Publication Number
5002550
Application Date
February 7, 1990
Publication Date
March 26, 1991
Inventor
Lehmann K Li
Wellesley
MA, US
Agent
Schiller Pandiscio & Kusmer
Assignee
Mitek Surgical Products
MA, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
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