OrthoPediatrics' Large Fragment Cannulated Screw was released in limited U.S. launch to address trauma procedures, as well pediatric Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.
To address the pediatric population, the system features:
- Screws in 2mm increments for more precision
- Screw thread run out in the head of screw to aid in hardware removal
- Dual lead threads to accelerate screw insertion
- Threaded cannulation to facilitate implant removal
The screw can be used for pediatric fracture fixation of large bones and large bone fragments such as femoral neck fractures, tibial plateau fractures, sacroiliac joint disruption, intercondylar femur fractures, subtalar arthrodesis and fixation of pelvis and iliosacral joint.