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A Study on Evaluation of Bioabsorbable Anchor (PLGA + β-TCP) Through Mechanical Test Under Moisture Difference1

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Inchul Yang, Hochul Kang

Department of Medical Biotechnology,
Dongguk University,
Seoul 04620, South Korea;
Research Institute,
Solmedix Co., Ltd.,
Seoul 04196, South Korea

Suryeon Kim, Hyegyeong Lee, Jiyean Kwon

Department of Medical Device Industry,
Dongguk University,
Seoul 04620, South Korea

Sungmin Kim

Department of Medical Biotechnology,
Dongguk University,
Seoul 04620, South Korea;
Department of Medical Device Industry,
Dongguk University,
Seoul 04620, South Korea

2Corresponding author.

DOI: 10.1115/1.4033848Manuscript received March 1, 2016; final manuscript received March 17, 2016; published online August 8, 2016. Editor: William Durfee.

J. Med. Devices 10(3), 030962 (Aug 08, 2016) (2 pages) Paper No: MED-16-1123; doi: 10.1115/1.4033848 History: Received March 01, 2016; Revised March 17, 2016

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Fig. 1

(a) The Fix One® anchor's outer diameter is 4.5 mm with fully thread over the entire length of the anchor body. (b) The HEALIX BR anchor has double thread type with a different pitch: distal cancellous and proximal cortical threads and its outer diameter is the same as Fix One® anchor.

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The experimental setting of biobath for saline condition test

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Pull-out force; average failure force of Fix One® and HEALIX BR

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Pull-out force; average eyelet breakage force Fix One® and HEALIX BR

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