X-BOLT Hip Fixation Shows 0.8% Reoperation Rate in Study

Preliminary study results indicate that the X-BOLT® expanding bolt device for fracture repair demonstrated a cut-out rate of 0.8% in a population of 476 patients, and performed as well as a sliding hip screw (SHS) in measures such as quality of life, mortality, residential status, revision, and radiographic measures.

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Julie Vetalice is ORTHOWORLD's Editorial Assistant. She has covered the orthopedic industry for over 20 years, having joined the company in 1999.

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