06287316 is referenced by 597 patents and cites 17 patents.

A knitted surgical mesh formed from a yarn. The knitted mesh has from 18 to 24 courses per inch and from 5 12 to 16 wales per inch, a flexibility of from 400-950 mg-cm/cm, a burst strength greater than 175 pounds per square inch, and a pore size percentage greater than 37%.

Title
Knitted surgical mesh
Application Number
9/277671
Publication Number
6287316 (B1)
Application Date
March 26, 1999
Publication Date
September 11, 2001
Inventor
Robert Dougherty
Reading
PA, US
Vishvaroop Agarwal
Philadelphia
PA, US
Assignee
Ethicon
NJ, US
IPC
A61B 17/08
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