Radiolucent Insertion Handle

Division: Trauma
Category: Instruments

The Radiolucent Insertion Handle for TFN is designed to increase visualization of the femoral neck, thus, facilitating the positioning of TFN blades and screws.

Features & Benefits

Several design features have been incorporated into the system to increase visualization of the femoral neck, facilitate positioning of the blade or screw, and provide improved handling:

  • Short barrel for better neck visibility
  • Light, radiolucent material for easier handling and improved visualization
  • Radiopaque lines for facilitating nail alignment with femoral neck and head (when using a true lateral view)
  • Guide wire hole for locating instrumented end of nail
  • Guide wire hole to visualize head element trajectory prior to inserting wire into bone
  • Groove for guiding screwdriver to connecting screw recess and locking mechanism
  • Simplified Driving Cap for quick assembly

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