Peroneal Tendon with Poly-Tape

For stabilization of the peroneal tendon

An open weave 10 mm x 500 mm Poly-Tape implant is recommended for stabilization of the peroneal tendons in the ankle. The procedure allows the surgeon to stabilize the peroneal tendons successfully, without altering the anatomy of the structures surrounding the lateral malleolus.

Indications

The 10 mm x 500 mm Poly-Tape is indicated for repair of the peroneal tendons in the ankle.


Order codes

  • 102-1010 Poly-Tape, 10 mm x 500 mm (supplied sterile)
  • 202-3026 Malleable Probe with eye, stainless steel, 20 cm (supplied sterile)

How does it work?

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  • 1Two parallel tunnels are drilled in the lateral malleolus and the ends of the Poly-Tape are passed through
  • 2The Poly-Tape is secured with a reef knot anterior to the lateral malleolus
  • 3A single tunnel is drilled obliquely in the lateral surface of the calcaneus, and the Poly-Tape is passed through
  • Two parallel tunnels are drilled in the lateral malleolus and the ends of the Poly-Tape are passed through1
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  • 2The Poly-Tape is secured with a reef knot anterior to the lateral malleolus
  • 3A single tunnel is drilled obliquely in the lateral surface of the calcaneus, and the Poly-Tape is passed through

Features and benefits

  • No requirement to harvest a soft tissue graft: reduces morbidity
  • Simple technique with no special equipment required
  • Open weave structure acts as a scaffold for tissue ingrowth: protects Poly-Tape from abrasion and provides additional strength as it matures
  • Early rehabilitation and return to normal activities, including sport, in around three months

Product Documents

  • » Poly-Tape Instructions for Use
  • » Poly-Tape Surgical Technique Manual
  • » Poly-Tape Rehabilitation Programme
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