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1. (EP0390469) Suspension of female urethrovesical junction and anchoring means therefor.
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Claims

1. Apparatus for positioning an anchoring means (28) in living tissue, comprising placement means (30) primarily defined along a longitudinal axis and adapted to be placed in position by a surgical needle,
characterized by said anchoring means being a flip anchor (28) having an axial channel (32) which snugly fits around said placement means in substantially axial alignment with the longitudinal axis of the placement means, the flip anchor being adapted to rotate from the axial alignment to a position in which the channel is angled from said longitudinal axis.
  2. Apparatus according to claim 1, in which the placement means (30) is a surgical guide wire threaded through the axial channel (32) of the flip anchor (28).