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Pertti Tormala, Pentti Rokkanen, Juha Laiho, Markku Tamminmaki, Seppo Vainionpaa: Material for osteosynthesis devices. Materials Consultants Oy, Pollock Vande Sande & Priddy, May 10, 1988: US04743257 (100 worldwide citation)

Surgical osteosynthesis composite material, which is self-reinforced i.e. it is formed about the absorbable polymer or copolymer matrix which is reinforced with the absorbable reinforcement units which have the same chemical element percentage composition as the matrix has.


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Vainionpaa Seppo, Tamminmaki Markku, Laiho Juha, Rokkanen Pentti, Tomala Pertti: Materiau pour les dispositifs dosteosynthese, Material for osteosynthesis devices. Materials Consultants Oy, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, June 13, 1989: CA1255451

ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE Surgical osteosynthesis composite material, which isself-reinforced i.e. it is formed about an absorbable polymer orcopolymer matrix which is reinforced with absorbable reinforcementunits which have the same chemical element percentage compositionas the matrix.