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Suture anchor assembly for attaching soft tissue to bone. The assembly includes an elongated member having a self-tapping threaded portion at one proximal end, and an integral eyelet for receiving a suture at its distal end. The distal end further includes a receiver for a rotating driver device, such as a cannulated drill. The assembly is designed for endoscopic insertion of the anchor with the suture extending along the central axis of the driver.

Title
Suture anchor assembly
Application Number
8/81516
Publication Number
5370662
Application Date
June 23, 1993
Publication Date
December 6, 1994
Inventor
Allen H DeSatnick
Marblehead
MA, US
Kevin R Stone
1 Throckmorton La., Mill Valley, 94941
CA, US
Agent
Lappin & Kusmer
Assignee
Kevin R Stone
CA, US
IPC
A61F 1/00
A61B 17/00
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