Sports Medicine

MILAGRO™ Advance Interference Screw

Product Codes:

231816, 231817 , 231818 ... View More

Sports Medicine

MILAGRO™ Advance Interference Screw

Product Codes:

231816, 231817 , 231818 ... View More

MILAGRO Advance Interference Screw is designed to offer exceptional bite, rapid insertion and excellent fixation strength. The proprietary biocomposite material, BIOCRYL RAPIDE™, has human clinical data demonstrating full absorption over time.1

About This Product

MILAGRO™ Advance Interference Screw improves ease of use compared to traditional interference screws. Key features include: 

  • Available in both BIOCRYL RAPIDE™ (BR) Biocomposite and PEEK materials 
  • BR is 70% PLGA (85%PLLA/15%PGA) & 30% Osteoconductive β-TCP 
  • Microparticle Dispersion (MPD) technology is used to ensure a uniform mixture of PLGA and osteoconductive β-TCP 
  • Fast insertion – screws take half the time to insert

Features & Benefits

Faster Insertion2

Inserts approximately 2x faster than previous generation.

High Strength3

Strong fixation – Improved interdigitation of graft threads increases overall fixation strength by 27%.3

Effortless Bone Engagement

Unique distal tip requires 78% less effort to achieve bone engagement.3

References

  1. Barber et al. Long-Term Degradation of a Poly-Lactide Co-Glycolide/ β-TriCalcium Phosphate Biocomposite Interference Screw, Arthroscopy Journal: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, Vol. 17, No. 5, 2011, pp.637-643.
  2. DePuy Synthes. MILAGRO™ ADVANCE Interference Screw Design Freeze Test Report. Windchill #DHF 101914 DFTR.
  3. DePuy Synthes. Next Generation Comparison Test Report. 13 Feb 2013. Windchill #DVE-002536-DVR.

Please refer to the instructions for use for a complete list of indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions.

230754-221024 DSUS/EMEA