ABSOLUTE™ Absorbable Interference Screw

Division: United States

The ABSOLUTE™  Interference screw provides secure fixation of soft tissue and bone-tendon grafts during cruciate ligament reconstructions.   

Indications for Use

The ABSOLUTE Absorbable Interference Screw is intended for attachment of soft tissue grafts or bone-tendon grafts to the tibia and/or femur during cruciate ligament reconstruction surgeries.

Features & Benefits

Features Benefits
Poly-L-Lactic Acid Construction  Robust screw threads start easily and resist deformation
Tapered threadform  Provides efficient engagement with bone
Chamfered screw hub  Provides a fully threaded screw with a traumatic tissue fixation
Cannulated  Cannulation allows compatibility with 1.1mm guidewires
Variety of size options  A variety of sizes are available to accommodate each patient’s anatomy:
  • 7x23, 7x30
  • 8x23, 8x30,
  • 9x23, 9x30
  • 10x23, 10x30
  • 11x30
Compatible Instrumentation  Guidewires, Tunnel Notcher, Starter Tap, Modular Driver
handle and length specific Driver Shafts 

All medical devices have associated risks. Please refer to the package insert and other labeling for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative.