Bioretec’s ActivaScrew™ is for fixation of bone fractures, osteotomies, arthrodeses, bone grafts and osteochondral fractures of upper extremity, ankle and foot in the presence of appropriate immobilization.
Implants have been used worldwide and the track record is excellent (in US MAUDE database no records). The occurrence of potential complications is less than 0.01%.
Benefits of using ActivaScrew™
Auto-Compression™ to reduce the risk of unstable fixation. Auto-Compression™ tightens the screw lengthwise contraction of the screw. Due to Auto-Compression™ Bioretec ActivaScrew™ has ability to maintain compression during the bone healing
The functionality of the ActivaScrew™ begins during surgery, actively maintaining fixation during and after implantation, which is conducive to proper ossification.
Urheilija ilman pallukoita (ID 86671).jpgLower extremities
Hallux valgus surgery (Proximal osteotomy or TMT-I arthrodesis)
Distal clavicular fracture
Glenoid rim fractures
Proximal humeral neck fractures
Epiphyseolytic fractures in upper limb in children
Lateral humeral condyle fractures
Medial humeral condyle or epicondyle fractures
Distal radial fractures
Please refer the approved indication in your country.
ActivaScrew™ is made of PLGA** and biodegrades in the body safely and in a controlled manner within approximately two years.