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A load-bearing, bioabsorbable surgical repair device manufactured from a copolymer having a plurality of first linkages of lactide or lactide/glycolide, and a plurality of second linkages of a polymer having a glass transition temperature below ambient temperature. The second linkages preferably are selected from: 1,3-dioxan-2-one; 1,4-dioxan-2-one; and .epsilon.-caprolactone.

Title
Absorbable surgical repair devices
Application Number
548802
Publication Number
5342395
Application Date
January 13, 1992
Publication Date
August 30, 1994
Inventor
Louis Rosati
Norwalk
CT, US
Donald J Casey
Mars
PA, US
Peter K Jarrett
Southbury
CT, US
Agent
C F Costello Jr
Assignee
American Cyanamid Co
NJ, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
C08J 3/10
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