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2B2

Acetabular fracture disimpacted using the Pelvic Fixator long body.
When other injuries prevent internal fixation.

Equipment required
Q.tyCatalogue N.Description
1

10081

 

PELVIC FIXATOR LONG MODEL KIT

1

10088

 

SUPPLEMENTARY LINK FOR PELVIC FIXATOR

1

10089

 

CONNECTING UNIT FOR PELVIC FIXATOR

2

10173

 

SELF-DRILL CORT SCREW 220/50MM SHAFT D 6 MM THREAD D 6-5 MM

2

10144

 

CORTICAL SCREW 170/40 MM SHAFT D 6 MM THREAD D 6-5 MM

Operative techniques

Pelvic Applications - Fractures and Disruptions of the Pelvic Ring

Quick reference guides

Pelvic Applications - Fractures and Disruptions of the Pelvic Ring

Videos
Pin Site Care
Instructions for use

PQ_EFS - External Fixation Systems

PQ_EXF - Orthofix External 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

FROM THE BLOG

Weight bearing and dynamization

2021-11-17

Weigh bearing is considered a significant clinical issue particularly when an external fixator has been applied to a lower limb. If mechanical stability is in fact a mandatory condition for promoting fracture healing, other key components for a full recovery of the bone are early weight bearing and dynamization.

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Dealing with pin site problems

2021-10-17

To prevent and manage pin site problems, the patient should be clearly informed of the protocol he/she needs to follow for pin site care in the post-operative phase. And not only the patient, but all people involved in the healing process outside the hospital should know the protocol.

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