DePuy Synthes Introduces GLOBAL UNITE Reverse Fracture Shoulder

By Julie A. Vetalice

DePuy Synthes commenced U.S. launch of the GLOBAL UNITE Reverse Fracture Shoulder to treat complex fractures in patients with a grossly deficient rotator cuff.

The system includes:

  • Numerous suture holes in the collar on top of the implant, and suture pockets on the back to enhance bone fixation
  • Microscopic titanium bead POROCOAT Porous Coating to support biological bone/implant fixation
  • Backside pockets for bone graft
  • A streamlined instrumentation kit compatible with all of the company's shoulder offerings

Source: DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson

DePuy Synthes GLOBAL UNITE Reverse Fracture Shoulder

Image courtesy of DePuy Synthes

Product Labels: Shoulder Replacement

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