Interlocking T-Plate: 2.0mm & 2.4mm
The Small Interlocking T-Plate is part of the Compact Hand Set and available in the dimensions 2.0mm and 2.4mm. Indications for the use of this plate are fractures of larger bones in the hand, fractures of the distal radius, ulna or fractures in the foot. Both plates are designed as T-plates. The plate holes allow either excentric drilling to achieve compression or the use of angle stable screws. The main advantage of the angle stable implants is stability against secondary redislocation, when there is no stable buttressing of the fragments under the plate or in the opposite cortex because of comminution or osteoporosis. This is often the case in extra- or intraarticular fractures of the base of the first metacarpal or fractures of the distal radius.
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