Large Distractor / Compressor Instrument
The Large Distractor/Compressor Instrument applies distraction or compression as an aid to fracture reduction and stable fixation. It is used in conjunction with plates whenever larger fracture or osteotomy gaps must be closed.
The Large Distractor/Compressor Instrument has the same indications as the existing Articulated Tension Device, except that the span is greater and no use of a wrench for adjustment is required.
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