Orthofix®: Contours Lapidus Plating System (LPS) by Orthofix, Inc

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    Fixation Set:

    Contours Lapidus Plating System (LPS)

    Manufacturer:

    Orthofix, Inc

    Brief Description:

    The Contours LPS from Orthofix is contoured specifically for 1st tarsometatarsal (TMT) anatomy. The design allows for the proper fit to the bone

    Useful in the following procedures:

    Forefoot:

    Manufacturer's Description

    The Contours LPS from Orthofix is contoured specifically for 1st tarsometatarsal (TMT) anatomy. The design allows for the proper fit to the bone and considers the final position of a corrected bunion.

    Benefits
    Precisely contoured for the first TMT
    Locking Screw Angles Are Optimally Placed
    Designed to capture the “sweet” spots of the bone - allowing for optimal purchase
    Three points of fixation proximal and distal to the arthrodesis site
    Patent Pending Trapezoidal Screw Configuration for Fusion Stability
    Stable Construct to Resist Significant Loads
    Tested Load = 1000 Newtons (equal to approx 250lbs)
    Deformation (physical bending of plate) = 1: 2 ratio (Contours LPS = bends 50% less)
    Stress (plate strength) = 1: 3 ratio (Contours LPS = 3x stronger)
  • Anatomic Configuration: Yes
  • Locking Plate: Yes
  • Variable Angle Screw Placement: Fixed Angle Screw Placement
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