According to the company, the Hintermann Series H2 Total Ankle Replacement System is indicated for use with bone cement to treat ankle arthritis in either primary or revision surgery of ankle joints damaged by systemic arthritis of the ankle, primary arthritis and secondary arthritisas well as for patients with a failed total ankle replacement or non-union/mal-union of the ankle arthrodesis
, provided that sufficient bone stock is present.
represent the most common surgical treatment as a definite solution for various diseases which lead to an ankle joint destruction, postoperative complications, unsuccessful operative and non-operative procedures performed on this joint.
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Versatility of Ilizarov technique in difficult cases of ankle arthrodesis
and review of literature.
After soft tissue as well as bony corrective surgery (SCO, ankle arthrodesis
, wedge correction of foot), above knee pop cast was applied at the time of surgery with knee joint 5-10[degrees] flexion.
Hayata and colleagues (26) studied 52 patients on infliximab therapy that had undergone orthopaedic surgery (including not only arthroplasty surgery but also spine surgery, arthroscopic synovectomy, ankle arthrodesis
, hand surgery, and fracture care).
based company that focuses on shape-memory orthopedic devices, introduced a 10 mm version of its DynaNail ankle arthrodesis
In our review of the literature, the only use of the PHILOS plate in the ankle was for ankle arthrodesis
, other uses were limited to the shoulder.
using Ilizarov ring fixators: a review of 22 cases.
With the strength and biocompatibility of titanium alloy, the Biomet[R] Ankle Arthrodesis
Nail is a cannulated, closed section nail design with lateral to medial transfixation locking screws.
The company said the Unite3D Bridge Fixation System is a groundbreaking 3D-printed technology that is designed to offer stability in foot and ankle arthrodesis
(joint fusion) surgery.