08551140 is referenced by 55 patents and cites 1754 patents.

A method and apparatus for coupling a soft tissue implant into a locking cavity formed within a bone is disclosed. A bone engaging fastener is coupled to bone. A second fastener is coupled to a suture construction. The second fastener is coupled to the first fastener. Soft tissue is coupled to the suture construction.

Title
Method and apparatus for coupling soft tissue to bone
Application Number
13/181729
Publication Number
8551140 (B2)
Application Date
July 13, 2011
Publication Date
October 8, 2013
Inventor
Frank O Bonnarens
Prospect
KY, US
Kevin T Stone
Winona Lake
IN, US
Gregory J Denham
Warsaw
IN, US
Agent
Harness Dickey
Assignee
Biomet Sports Medicine
IN, US
IPC
A61B 17/04
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