3.5mm or 4.5mm Curved Locking Compression Plate (LCP)

Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

The DePuy Synthes Trauma Locking Compression Plate (LCP) System is part of a stainless steel and titanium plate screw system that merges locking screw technology with conventional plating techniques.

Indications for Use

The DePuy Synthes Trauma 3.5 mm Curved LCP Plates are intended for fixation of fractures, osteotomies and nonunions of the clavicle, scapula, olecranon, humerus, radius, pelvis, distal tibia and fibula, particularly in osteopenic bone for adult patients.

The DePuy Synthes Trauma 4.5 mm Curved LCP Plates are intended for fixation of various long bones, such as the humerus, femur and tibia. They are also for use in fixation of periprosthetic fractures, osteopenic bone, and nonunions or malunions in adult patients.

The 3.5 mm and 4.5 mm Curved LCP Plates are also intended for fracture fixation of diaphyseal and metaphyseal areas of long bones in pediatric patients.

Features & Benefits

  • Combi hole allows the surgeon to choose between conventional plating techniques, locked plating techniques, or a combination of both
  • Threaded hole section for locking screws provides ability to create fixed-angle constructs
  • Smooth dynamic compression unit (DCU) hole section for standard screws allows for Load (compression) and neutral screw positions
  • Limited-contact plate design reduces plate-to-bone contact, thus limiting vascular trauma

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.