Category: Hip & Pelvis
External Fixation of the pelvis can be utilized for the resuscitation of the hemodynamically unstable patient with an open book fracture or as an adjunct treatment for completely unstable pelvic ring injuries. Pelvic external fixation if frequently provisional; more definitive methods of achieving pelvic stability are carried out once the patient has been stabilized.
The DePuy Synthes Large External Fixation Systems is intended to provide treatment for long bone and pelvic fractures that require external fixation. Specifically, the components can be used for:
|Various frame configurations||To reduce, fixate and stabilize the pelvis during surgery.|
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.