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The Nice knot as an improvement on current knot options: A mechanical analysis

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Laubster, E
Denard, P J
Akuè, F A
Published in Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Surgery & Research. 2016, vol. 102, no. 3, p. 293-6
Abstract There is currently a wide range of suture knots used in rotator cuff repair. The purpose of this study was to compare a new type of self-locking sliding knot called the Nice knot to the self-locking and sliding Nicky's knot.
Keywords Biomechanical PhenomenaHumansMaterials TestingOrthopedic Procedures/methodsRotator Cuff/surgeryRotator Cuff Injuries/surgerySuture TechniquesTensile Strength
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PMID: 26934908
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Research group Thérapie cellulaire et troubles musculo-squelettiques (960)
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COLLIN, Philippe et al. The Nice knot as an improvement on current knot options: A mechanical analysis. In: Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Surgery & Research, 2016, vol. 102, n° 3, p. 293-6. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:98656

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