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PERMATAPE™ Suture is a synthetic, sterile, braided, flat suture composed of dyed and un-dyed, non-absorbable polyethylene.
PERMATAPE Suture is available as free strand and on HEALIX ADVANCE™ Anchors.
Benchtop studies have shown that HEALIX ADVANCE Anchors with PERMATAPE Suture deliver solid fixation through demonstrated pullout strength.1 HEALIX ADVANCE Anchors may promote bony ingrowth at the implant site with the BIOCRYL RAPIDE™ Biocomposite Material option.2
PERMATAPE™ Suture has a 54% smaller cross-section than FiberTape®.3,4*
Wide Footprint & Tie-able
2.5mm wide, Tie-able*
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- DePuy Synthes. HEALIX ADVANCE™ with PERMATAPE™ Suture Fixation Strength DVE Test Report 103329780. 27 January 2017.
- Barber, FA, et al. “Biocomposite Implants Composed of Poly (Lactide-co-Glycolide)/β-Tricalcium Phosphate: Systematic Review of Imaging, Complication, and Performance Outcomes.” Arthroscopy; 33(3):683-689.
- DePuy Synthes, 103398666, PERMATAPE Suture Free Strand Competitive Testing Calculations, Internal Test Report, Comparison of PERMATAPE™ Suture to Arthrex FiberTape®. Data on File.
- DePuy Synthes. Internal Test Report 103313374 - Flat Suture Geometrical Analysis. Data on File.
PERMATAPE Suture is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation, and/or ligation, including use with allograft tissue for orthopedic procedures.
*As with other suture materials, adequate knot security requires the standard surgical technique of flat and square ties with additional throws if indicated by surgical circumstance and the experience of the operator. (IFU)
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