Ultra high molecular weight polyethylene

CLINIFIBRE FEATURES

  • S.P. Super high strength – resistant to tensile failure.
  • Exceptional pliabilty and ductility.
  • Soft feel, low coffecient of friction, stable in the body.
  • Most resistant against fraying on metallic edges compared to polyester.
  • Strong, durable & reliable – stronger than steel.
  • Highly resistant to bending and abrasion.

APPLICATIONS

  • Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder/ Rotator cuff surgery – for greater strength and stability
  • Knee/ACL and PCL repair

TECHNICAL DETAILS

  • CLINIfibre orthopedic fixation fiber is a Poly- blend of ultra- high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE)
  • Sterilized by ethylene oxide
  • Shelf life of 5 years

RANGE

  • USP sizes 2-0, 2 and 5
  • Suture length available with needle: 45cms to 90cms
  • Needle lengths: 17mm, 26mm and 45mm attached to various needle point profiles
  • We also have loop fibre available in size 5
  • We can customize the needles and fibre length as per requirement