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Devices for affixing sutures, grafts and tissues to bone, and soft tissue such as periosteum. Such devices are designed to be deployed and selectively positioned at a target site and remain seated thereat. The devices are further provided with attachment structures for securing sutures, grafts, synthetic materials or tissues thereto which facilitates the ability of such devices to remain more firmly in position.

Title
Systems for securing sutures, grafts and soft tissue to bone and periosteum
Application Number
9/733455
Publication Number
7326213 (B2)
Application Date
December 8, 2000
Publication Date
February 5, 2008
Inventor
Timothy C Ryan
Laguna Hills, 92653
CA, US
Theodore V Benderev
Laguna Hills, 92653
CA, US
Agent
Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker
IPC
A61B 17/56
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