PERMATAPE™ Suture

PERMATAPE™ Suture now offers:

  • An optimized solution for both knotless and knot-typing repairs5,6
  • A wider contact area with lower abrasiveness and less bulk as compared to the leading competitor1,2,3
  • Compatibility with most existing Mitek instrumentation7
PERMATAPE™ Suture

Features & Benefits

  • PERMATAPE SUTURE FIBER TAPE SUTURE

      

    Less Abrasive

    • Cheesewires 77% less than Arthrex FiberTape1

    Less Bulk

    • 54% less suture volume penetrates the tendon as compared to Arthrex FiberTape4
  • PERMATAPE SUTURE FIBER TAPE SUTURE

      

    Wider Footprint 

    • 2.5mm width vs 2mm from S&N Ultratape1,2, Arthrex FiberTape3 and 1.3mm from Arthrex SutureTape3
    • 12% more tendon to bone compression area than Arthrex FiberTape3,4

    Optimized Knot Tying Characteristics

    • Ability to tie medial row knots while still having the benefit of using tape

Supporting Documentation

Resources

PERMATAPE Suture Brochure

References

1. Internal test report 103288856
2. 510K Ultratape
3. Internal test report 103313375
4. 090502-180420 - Geometric analysis
5. Internal Test Report 103289908
6. Internal Test Report 103286700
7. Internal Test Report 103303979

Indication Statement

Indications for Use
Indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation, and/or ligation, including use with allograft tissue for orthopedic procedures.

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