2.4 mm and 3.0 mm Headless Compression Screws

Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

The 2.4 mm and 3.0 mm Headless Compression Screws are self-drilling, self-tapping headless screws that allow surgeon-controlled compression and a simplified technique. Examples of when to use the 2.4 mm and 3.0 mm headless compression screws:

  • PIP arthrodesis
  • Condylar fracture
  • Radial styloid fracture
  • Metatarsal osteotomy (Chevron Osteotomy)

Indications for Use

The 2.4 mm and 3.0 mm Headless Compression Screws are intended for fixation of intra-articular and extra-articular fractures and nonunions of small bones and small bone fragments; arthrodeses of small joints; bunionectomies and osteotomies, including scaphoid and other carpal bones, metacarpals, tarsals, metatarsals, patella, ulnar styloid, capitellum, radial head and radial styloid.

Features & Benefits

  • Cannulated for guided screw insertion with 1.1 mm guide wire
  • Double-start thread in head for countersinking in cortical bone
  • Self-drilling and self-tapping flutes facilitate countersinking of the screw head
  • Available with short and long thread lengths for treating a wide range of indications
  • Dedicated instrumentation and identical head and shaft pitch aid in controlled closure and compression of the fracture gap
  • Available in stainless steel and titanium

All medical devices have associated risks. Please refer to the package insert and other labeling for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative.