|Trade Name||OSTEONICS ABC/TRIDENT SYSTEMS|
|Classification Name||prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/ceramic/ceramic/metal, cemented or uncemented|
|Applicant||HOWMEDICA OSTEONICS CORP.|
|Supplement Type||real-time process|
|Supplement Reason|| labeling change - indications|
|Expedited Review Granted?|| No|
|Approval Order Statement |
Approval of the trident "t" shell for use with the trident alumina insert. The trident "t" shell, which features a thicker shell wall, is a line extension to the trident acetabular shells previously approved for use with the trident alumina insert.