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Accomplish the lag screw effect with the ease of a K-Wire – in just one pin. The innovative thread design of the Orthofix Fragment Fixation System auto-compresses bone fragments as the pin is advanced.
Features & Benefits
For bone fragments in upper and lower limbs
All implants 120 mm long in a variety of thread lengths cut to length after insertion
Excellent stability guaranteed by fine thread and unique design
Compression possible between fragments
No pre-drilling or pre-tapping required
Medium and large sizes can be combined with a washer to improve cortical contact
Implants have a three-sided trocar cutting tip and a finely machined threaded section, specially designed to guarantee good purchase in cancellous bone
The proximal portion of each implant consists of a smooth shaft, the diameter of which is greater than that of the threaded section
The chamfer at the intersection of the threaded portion and the smooth shaft functions to maintain fracture reduction
Simplicity saves operative time1,2
Holding power in bone allows joy stick manipulation of fragments prior to insertion of second implant
Proximal phalanges in the fingers and toes
Metacarpals and metatarsals
Proximal and distal radius
Fragments too small for large implants in the humerus, tibia and fibula
Middle and distal phalanges in the fingers and toes
Fragments less than 3 mm in diameter
General medical conditions including: impaired blood supply, pulmonary insufficiency (i.e. ARDS, fat embolism) or latent infection.
For patients with psychological or neurological conditions who are unwilling or incapable of following instructions for post-operative care.
Foreign body sensitivity where material sensitivity is suspected, tests should be made prior to implanting.
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