Medoff sliding plate
Medoff sliding plateAn orthopaedic plate designed to stabilise and fix subtrochanteric femoral fractures. Unlike other devices (e.g., the standard compression screw system), which allow dynamic compression only along the axis of the femoral neck, the Medoff sliding plate provides dynamic compression along the axis of the femoral shaft.
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Medoff sliding plateOrthopedics A plate designed for stabilizing and fixing proximal and supracondylar femoral fractures
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