05997568 is referenced by 61 patents and cites 99 patents.

Bioabsorbable polymers and copolymers having accelerated mass loss, and more particularly bioabsorbable polymers and/or copolymers blended with particles of bioabsorbable polymers as well as surgical articles made totally or in part therefrom, including both monofilament and multifilament sutures, are provided.

Title
Absorbable polymer blends and surgical articles fabricated therefrom
Application Number
8/784503
Publication Number
5997568
Application Date
January 17, 1997
Publication Date
December 7, 1999
Inventor
Cheng Kung Liu
Glenside
PA, US
Assignee
United States Surgical Corporation
CT, US
IPC
A61B 17/04
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