Axis Reduction and Alignment Module
The Axis Reduction and Alignment Module supports femoral fracture reduction procedures, nail insertion, bone alignment such as torsion (rotation), leg length control, and implant positioning. It is applicable to all extraarticular fracture types from 32-A to 32-C according to the Mller AO Classification.
The module provides reliable quantitative information to restore the prefracture situation with respect to shaft axis alignment, rotation, and leg length, as well as the possibility to restore symmetry to the contralateral side, if it is uninjured. The placement of interlocking screws is also supported without an additional C-arm, thus limiting radiation.
Designed for the intramedullary fixation of femoral shaft fractures, this module can be used for any kind of reduction of shaft or metaphyseal fractures, unrelated to the fixation device.
Intraarticular fracture reduction is not supported by the module.
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