THIS INFORMATION IS FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS ONLY

1D2

(a) Stabilized with the Galaxy Elbow Fixation System. Caution: radial nerve.

(b) Elbow fixator with the Elbow Motion Unit in place.

Equipment required
Q.tyCatalogue N.Description
1

93020

 

MULTISCREW CLAMP

1

932200

 

ROD D 12 MM L 200 MM

1

93410

 

ELBOW HINGE

1

939150

 

ROD D 9 MM L 150 MM

2

93110

 

MEDIUM CLAMP

2

99-911530

 

XCALIBER BONE SCREW STERILE L150/30MM THREAD D6.0-5.6MM

2

10137

 

CORTICAL SCREW 120/20 MM SHAFT D 6MM THREAD D 4.5-3.5MM

INSET
1

93420

ELBOW MOTION UNIT

Operative techniques

Galaxy Fixation System - Upper Extremities

Videos
Galaxy Fixation
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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