FEMUR 1.4
1.4
Fracture of the femoral shaft; stabilized using the D100 series with an additional screw for the unstable third fragment, in a screw holder attached to one of the bone screws.
1.4
Fracture of the femoral shaft; stabilized using the D100 series with an additional screw for the unstable third fragment, in a screw holder attached to one of the bone screws.
FEMUR 1.3
1.3
Fracture of the femoral shaft; stabilized using the Radiolucent Fixator (D120 series).
1.3
Fracture of the femoral shaft; stabilized using the Radiolucent Fixator (D120 series).
FEMUR 1.2
1.2
D100 series with Angled Clamp proximally.
Use of HA-coated screws in proximal clamp is recommended.
1.2
D100 series with Angled Clamp proximally.
Use of HA-coated screws in proximal clamp is recommended.
KNEE 1.4
1.4
Articular fracture of the proximal tibia treated with the TK-IIizarov Fixator, crossing the knee to protect the fracture repair.
1.4
Articular fracture of the proximal tibia treated with the TK-IIizarov Fixator, crossing the knee to protect the fracture repair.
KNEE 1.3
1.3
Articular fracture of the proximal tibia treated with the TK-IIizarov Fixator.
1.3
Articular fracture of the proximal tibia treated with the TK-IIizarov Fixator.
KNEE 1.2
1.2
Articular fracture of the proximal tibia treated with the Sheffield Ring Fixator. Also shows use of an orthogonal screw in the tibia.
1.2
Articular fracture of the proximal tibia treated with the Sheffield Ring Fixator. Also shows use of an orthogonal screw in the tibia.
TIBIA 6.5
6.5
Bone loss treated with TK-IIizarov Fixator.
(a) Distal defect in the tibia; TK-IIizarov Fixator in place. Proximal metaphyseal osteotomy.
(b) Middle segment moved distally until docking occurs. Optional additional lengthening proximally if indicated.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula.
6.5
Bone loss treated with TK-IIizarov Fixator.
(a) Distal defect in the tibia; TK-IIizarov Fixator in place. Proximal metaphyseal osteotomy.
(b) Middle segment moved distally until docking occurs. Optional additional lengthening proximally if indicated.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula.
TIBIA 6.4
6.4
(a) Small distal defect in the tibia. LRS Fixator (D200 series) in place.
(b) Immediate compression distally between middle and distal clamps; proximal osteotomy.
(c) Lengthening at proximal osteotomy site until length restored.
Caution: Remove segment of fibula at least 1 cm longer than defect.
Distal syndesmosis screw.
6.4
(a) Small distal defect in the tibia. LRS Fixator (D200 series) in place.
(b) Immediate compression distally between middle and distal clamps; proximal osteotomy.
(c) Lengthening at proximal osteotomy site until length restored.
Caution: Remove segment of fibula at least 1 cm longer than defect.
Distal syndesmosis screw.
TIBIA 6.3
6.3
(a) Large peripheral bony defect; LRS ADVanced (53000 series) in place.
(b) Two osteotomies performed in the longer bone fragment.
(c) Simultaneous proximal transport with both internal clamps moved proximally until gap closed.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
6.3
(a) Large peripheral bony defect; LRS ADVanced (53000 series) in place.
(b) Two osteotomies performed in the longer bone fragment.
(c) Simultaneous proximal transport with both internal clamps moved proximally until gap closed.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
TIBIA 6.2
6.2
(a) Large central bony defect; LRS Fixator (D200 series) in place.
(b) Proximal and distal osteotomies.
(c) Simultaneous proximal and distal transport until gap closed.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
6.2
(a) Large central bony defect; LRS Fixator (D200 series) in place.
(b) Proximal and distal osteotomies.
(c) Simultaneous proximal and distal transport until gap closed.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
TIBIA 6.1
6.1
(a) Large distal defect in the tibia; LRS Fixator (D200 series) in place.
Proximal metaphyseal osteotomy.
(b) Middle segment moved distally until docking occurs.
(c) Optional additional lengthening proximally if indicated.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
6.1
(a) Large distal defect in the tibia; LRS Fixator (D200 series) in place.
Proximal metaphyseal osteotomy.
(b) Middle segment moved distally until docking occurs.
(c) Optional additional lengthening proximally if indicated.
Caution: Where lengthening is involved, resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
TIBIA 5.2
5.2
Proximal varus or valgus deformity in a short tibia; LRS Fixator (D200 series) with OF-Garches T-Clamp.
(a) Complete osteotomy performed. Initial lengthening in line of deformity.
(b) Progressive correction of angulation with further lengthening as needed.
Caution: Resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
Peroneal nerve: no acute correction of valgus deformity.
5.2
Proximal varus or valgus deformity in a short tibia; LRS Fixator (D200 series) with OF-Garches T-Clamp.
(a) Complete osteotomy performed. Initial lengthening in line of deformity.
(b) Progressive correction of angulation with further lengthening as needed.
Caution: Resect at least 1 cm of fibula; distal syndesmosis screw.
Peroneal nerve: no acute correction of valgus deformity.