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New Rotator Cuff Repair Device Launched

Orthopedics This Week reports on a new rotator cuff repair device which eliminates the need for suture anchors.

Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS, sports medicine surgeon at HSS, said that he has observed "remarkably diminished pain in the post-operative period in patients treated with the OmniCuff System compared to those treated with the transosseous equivalent rotator cuff repair technique during the first 3 weeks following surgery. This has resulted in a decreased need for opioid medications in the patients treated with the OmniCuff System."

Read the full article at Ryortho.com.