DYONICS PLATINUM Series Blades


Protection for tissue, precision for you


DYONICS PLATINUM Technology


The DYONICS SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 4.5 and 5.5 mm Blades have dual inner cutting windows, allowing shallow cuts for focused resection during menisectomy and synovectomy procedures. SYNOVATOR PLATINUM Blades resect damaged tissue while sparing adjacent healthy tissue.

Test Results 1

SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 4.5 mm Blade


• 55% more efficient resecting soft tissue than the 4.0 mm Competitive Blade B.

• 9% more efficient resecting soft tissue than the 4.2 mm Competitive Blade A.

• 43% more efficient resecting soft tissue than the SYNOVATOR 4.5 mm Blade.

• Reduces clogging: during soft-tissue resection, the SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 4.5 mm Blade had significantly fewer clogs than all competitive and predicate blades tested.

• Reduces shedding: during soft-tissue resection, the SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 4.5 mm

• Blade had significantly less shedding than 4.0 mm Competitive Blade B.

• Retains sharpness throughout the intended procedure.

In laboratory tests, the 4.5 mm blade outperformed leading competitive blades in resection rate and clogging: 1

 

SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 5.5 mm Blade

• There are no competitive 5.5 mm SYNOVATOR-style blades.

• The SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 5.5 mm Blade performed as well as the existing SYNOVATOR 5.5 mm Blade (28.46 g/min versus 26.56 g/min, respectively).

• Retains sharpness throughout the intended procedure.

References

1. DHF 018, 15001253, 15001503.

In a survey, 80% of surgeons said they liked using PLATINUM Blades better than their current device and 90% said they would use again.*


* Evaluation Reports 15001153, 15001154, N=41.
For more competitive comparisons please reference the sell sheet located under the RESOURCE section of this page.


For additional product information, please contact your Smith & Nephew Sales Representative.

 

 

 


Reference # Description
72203523 DYONICS SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 4.5 mm Blade
72203524 DYONICS SYNOVATOR PLATINUM 5.5 mm Blade