Medium External Fixator - Modular Frame - Upper Extremity

Division: Trauma
Category: External Fixation

External fixation offers a reliable alternative to internal fixation in complex fractures. The Medium External Fixator is lightweight and provides sufficient versatility and stability for successful treatment of most fractures where internal fixation is indicated.

Indications for Use

Synthes Medium External Fixation is intended for the construction of an external fixation frame for the treatment of pediatric and adult fractures.

Features & Benefits

  • Three basic components:  rods, clamps, pins
  • Multiple fixation frame options
  • Independent pin placement
  • Modular frame construction permits fracture reduction after frame assembly
  • Versatility and ability to increase stability by:
    • increasing distance between Schanz screws
    • increasing the number of Schanz screw
    • reducing the distance between the rod and bone
    • adding a second rod in the same plane, with clamps in close contact (double-stacking)
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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.