Technical note| Volume 21, ISSUE 7, P899.e1-899.e3, July 2005

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The Triad Knot: A New Sliding Self-Locking Knot


      Tying secure knots is essential in arthroscopic surgery. A new slip knot for arthroscopic shoulder surgery is described. Locking of the knot is accomplished by pulling the post strand. Knot tying is simple and a low-profile, secure knot is produced.

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