Shoulder Suture Passer System

CONCEPT
Suture Passer Shoulder

Medacta FastShuttle System -  Shoulder has been designed to manage sutures in arthroscopic shoulder procedures for rotator cuff repair.
The system combines a disposable and sterile Nitinol needle with a reusable grasper. 
Two different FastShuttle Suture Passer configurations are available.
The instrument is compatible with the Ø8.5 mm Medacta Cannula System.

 

PRODUCT RANGE

SUTURE PASSER AND RETRIEVER CONFIGURATION

Working Length 170 mm

Suture to be disengaged from the grasping jaw and retrieved from an additional arthroscopic portal with a grasper.

SUTURE PASSER CONFIGURATION

WL 170 mm

The suture passer and retriever configuration allows to pull out the suture from the same arthroscopic portal used to previously stitch the suture.

FASTSHUTTLE SHOULDER NEEDLE

UPWARDS CURVED TIP

The tip of the needle has a hook-shape design to engage the preloaded suture and guide it through the soft tissue once the back handle is squeezed.

TECHNICAL DATA

FASTSHUTTLE HAND INSTRUMENT GRASPER MECHANISM

Stage 1: soft tissue locking within the grasping jaws
Stage 2: needle advancement through soft tissue 

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