Intelligent Orthopaedics Ltd (MOORCROFT, Christopher and OGRODNIK, Peter and THOMAS, Peter BM) (2010) FIXATOR. GB 2427141 B.Full text not available from this repository.
Abstract or description
An external bone fixator 10 includes a one piece support beam 11 without articulated joints that has opposed end blocks 12, 13 for the reception of bone screws 30 to attach the respective ends of the support beam to opposed sides of the fracture of the bone 50. The support beam is configured to allow predetermined relative movement between the respective ends to allow relative movement between the fractured ends of the bone to trigger and encourage callus formation between the fractured ends whilst maintaining the alignment of the bone ends.
|Additional Information:||Patent Numbers: GB 2427141 B WO2006134325|
|Subjects:||A300 Clinical Medicine
B800 Medical Technology
H100 General Engineering
H300 Mechanical Engineering
H900 Others in Engineering
|Faculty:||Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Sciences > Engineering|
|Depositing User:||Peter OGRODNIK|
|Date Deposited:||10 Nov 2012 14:30|
|Last Modified:||23 Sep 2013 15:50|
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