Extra Long Screwdriver with Holding Sleeve
For treatments of angle fractures of the mandible, the patients mouth must be open and instruments have to be brought in from the opposite side. Placing the most superior screw(s) of the plate can be difficult as the screwdriver gets close to the maxillary dentition. The length of the currently available screwdrivers often cause interference of their handles with the teeth.
Thus the need for long screwdriver blades, which can securely hold screws until they are placed, was expressed. The new Fixed Handle Screwdriver with Holding Sleeves has a 108 mm long blade, which is long enough for transoral insertion of 2.0 mm StarDrive and PlusDrive screws without contact to the teeth. It comes with an extra long holding sleeve for controlled grip on the screws.
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