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Technique Using Isoelastic Tension Band for Treatment of Olecranon Fractures

News Article • December 16, 2015

Excerpts The particular property profile of the isoelastic tension band gives the cable intrinsic elastic and pliable qualities. In addition, unlike stainless steel, the band maintains a uniform, continuous compression force across a fracture site. The pliability of the band allows the surgeon to create multiple loops of cable without the wire failure side effects related to kinking, which is common with the metal construct. Abstract The isoelastic ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene tension band may be considered an alternative to stainless steel wire for tension band fixation of olecranon fractures. In this article, we present our technique using this isoelastic tension band and describe the outcomes of 7 patients who underwent open reduction and... Learn more...

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Kinamed is proud to support the following meetings. Please visit us at our display if you will be in attendance.

ICJR 5th Annual DAA Anterior Hip Course - September 22-24, 2016, Houston, TX

Arthroplasty Disaster International Conference - September 22 - 25, Miami, FL

Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) 2016 Annual Meeting - September 24-28, 2016, San Diego, CA

Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting - October 13-14, 2016, Middleton, WI

Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society 2016 Fall Scientific Meeting - October 13 - 14, 2016, Pittsburgh, PA