bioabsorbable pin

bioabsorbable pin

A bioprosthetic used for short-term fixation of an unstable bone, which is later absorbed by the body.

bioabsorbable pin

Orthopedics A bioprosthetic used for short-term fixation of an unstable bone, which is later eliminated from the body
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The contract is for the supply of stability, prostheses, implants, gastric bands, valves for surgical treatment of hydrocephalus, vacuum mixing kits, accessories for neuronavigation system, pulsating rinse articular surfaces, bioabsorbable pins and zespalajacych in an assortment of materials and amounts listed in Annex 2 to IDW (form of range-price) and the training of personnel Employer for mobilization, operation and maintenance of the contract (if required).
Examples include materials used for kyphoplasty or vertebroplasty, bone cements and bioabsorbable pins or nails used to enhance healing of fractures.