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Unstable, intra-articular distal radius fracture (Galaxy Fixation™ system)

Equipment required
Q.tyCatalogue N.Description
1

93350

 

WRIST MODULE

2

93330

 

SMALL MULTISCREW CLAMP-SHORT

4

35100

PENNIG CORTICAL SCREW 70/20 MM SHAFT D 4MM THREAD D 3.3-3.0MM

Operative techniques

Galaxy Fixation System - Upper Extremities

Videos
Pin Site Care
Instructions for use

PQ_EXF - Orthofix External Fixation System

PQ_GAL_PART1-2 - Orthofix Galaxy Fixation System

PQ_ISP - Orthofix Fixation System Medical Devices

PQ_SCR - Orthofix Bone Screws for External Fixation System

PQ_SUO - Risks Due to the Re-Use of "Single Use" Device

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