, /PRNewswire/ -- Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, is showcasing the new REDAPT™ Revision Acetabular Fully Porous Cup with CONCELOC™ Technology at this week's American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in .
The new REDAPT cup is designed for use in revision cases where compromised bone makes implant fixation and stability more difficult. To allow ingrowth, an additive, or 3D, manufacturing process is used to produce an entirely porous implant that mimics the structure of cancellous bone and new variable-angle locking screws can be used to enhance implant stability and minimize micromotion after surgery.
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