25th August 1986
The first CORAIL Stem was implanted by Dr Alain Machenaud.
One of the original ARTRO Group members.
† 10A* CORAIL, CORAIL AMT Total Hip System and PINNACLE Cementless Acetabular Cup; 3A CORAIL Cemented Total Hip System; 5A* PINNACLE GRIPTION Acetabular System
In 2015 CORAIL and PINNACLE Acetabular Cup System were awarded 10A* ratings by the Orthopaedic Data Evaluation Panel.1
1. Orthopaedic Data Evaluation Panel. ODEP product ratings. Available from www.odep.org.uk [Accessed 01/10/2015].