Q : Is the SuperCable™ an approved medical device?
Q : Is there published data available on the SuperCable™?
Q : What gives the SuperCable™ its unique properties?
What about biocompatibility?
Q : UHMWPE is slippery. Does the cable slide or migrate over time?
Q : How easy is it to remove the cable after implantation?
Q : How is the excess length of cable cut?
Q : Does the cable show up on xrays?
Q : What are the approved indications for use?
Q : Does the cable stay tight after extended periods of implantation?
Q : What about polyethylene wear?
Q : What about hydrolysis of nylon in the body?
Q : What about viscoelastic (i.e. time-dependent) behavior of the polymer cable?
Q : How do we summarize our experience with the cable thus far?
Q : What materials is the cable made from?
Q : What types of surgical applications has the cable been used in?
Q : Can the cable be used with allograft struts, metal plates, or metal grips from other manufacturers?
Q : What is the Tensile Strength of the Supercable?
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