27 03, 2019

Screws- Design and Its Parameters

By |2019-07-09T09:31:47+00:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

The article will describe the screw as a mechanical device. We will also discuss about its physical attributes. What is a screw? A screw is a device which converts the rotational forces into linear motion. Screw design A screw has a core about which is wrapped a surface that is spiral. In the surgical framework, most screws have a screw-head. Most surgical screws are made of either titanium or stainless steel. Thread design may vary according to the physical characteristics of the bone in which the bone screw is intended to gain purchase. The two main thread types of [...]

25 03, 2019

Intramedullary Implants

By |2019-07-09T09:36:35+00:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

The intramedullary device (IMD) for proximal femur comprises of a nail with an expanded proximal end as well as a tunnel for a large-diameter smooth shank lag screw. It’s the orthopedic implant of choice for fixation of the four-part fracture of the proximal femur. The IMD offers the benefits of an intramedullary nail combined with an SHS that enables impaction of the peritrochanteric fracture. The intramedullary position declines the lever-arm on the device and generates its own lateral buttress that prevents extreme lateral migration of the proximal fragment. The strength of the device enables immediate weight bearing. Use of [...]

17 03, 2019

Instructions Wires & Nails for Use for

By |2019-07-09T09:41:28+00:00March 17th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

Surgical implants act as internal aids to normal healing and CAN’T bear the weight of the body when the bone is incompletely healed/not united. Surgical implants have offered the surgeon a means of rigid fixation for fracture management and reconstructive surgery. ONLY TRAINED ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON should decide the use of correct implants & should do its fixation following an accepted surgical procedure. I.SELECTION OF THE PATIENT During the selection of patients, the following factors must be considered: IMMUNOLOGICAL INTOLERANCE/ ALLERGY: Immunological intolerance or Allergy may occur in some patient. Where material sensitivity is suspected, suitable foreign body tests should [...]

16 03, 2019

Orthopedic Surgeon- 6 Interesting Facts Before Choosing One

By |2019-07-09T09:45:15+00:00March 16th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

An orthopedic surgeon treats musculoskeletal system injuries. They also treat chronic conditions such as osteoporosis and arthritis. Here are some interesting facts that can be considered. Are you suffering from a chronic disorder such as arthritis or osteoporosis? Do you have a muscle, joint, or bone injury? If so, you should visit an orthopedic surgeon. Here are six interesting facts about these orthopedic specialists. Do not choose one to help you until you read the following information! Orthopedists treat arthritis, broken or dislocated bones, and osteoporosis. They treat tumors, fractures, infections, pulled tendons or strains, sprains, muscles, hip and [...]

15 03, 2019

Do you Know About Removal of Orthopedic Implant?

By |2019-07-09T10:01:34+00:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , , |0 Comments

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW: Hardware removal is a surgery to take out Orthopaedic Implant utilized to fix your bone. These implants can be metal pins, screws, surgical wires, plates, Nails or Prosthesis. These kinds of hardware are placed to hold and place your broken bones back together until they heal. Some hardware can be used for a short period of time, while some can be left in place permanently. Hardware removal is often done due to problems caused by the implant, such as pain or infection. It can also be done when the hardware causes allergy or bone fracture. [...]

12 03, 2019

Quality Oriented Orthopedic Implants

By |2019-07-09T10:05:20+00:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

Use of many surgical instruments is essential for conducting Orthopaedic surgery. Several implants and instruments find a place on the operating table of an Orthopedic Surgeon. These include metal rods, scissors, hammers, forceps, bone drills, and many other instruments. Siora Surgicals Pvt. Ltd. manufactures and supplies a wide range of high-quality orthopedic implants and instruments to the medical fraternity. In most of the bone injuries, the surgeons advise their patients to undergo bone repair. Most of the Orthopaedic surgeries need the implants for treatment of the bone injury – fracture. Orthopedic Implants are needed to replace damaged joints or [...]

5 03, 2019

Quality Assurance & Quality Control of Orthopedic Implants

By |2019-07-09T10:09:00+00:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

Quality control is a process that is utilized to make sure a certain level of quality in a product or service. It might include whatever actions a business deems essential to offer for the control as well as verification of certain characteristics of a product or service. Usually, it involves thoroughly examining as well as testing the quality of products or the outcomes of services. The basic aim of this process is to make sure that the products or services that are provided meet specific requirements and characteristics, like being dependable, satisfactory, safe as well as fiscally sound. Usually, [...]

1 03, 2019

An Overview of Plate Removal

By |2019-07-09T10:12:01+00:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

It’s necessary to remove the plate as soon as healing is done; this specifically applies to patients with normal bones. Once the bone is completely healed, the plate has no further function. Another reason for removal of the plate is the possibility of corrosion, either directly or due to fretting between the plate and the underside of screw heads; such an effect is more likely when the orthopaedic implants are made of stainless steel. It’s hard to tell if a fracture has healed when held under rigid compression. A bone plate should be removed after an arbitrary period that [...]

2 02, 2019

Various Orthopedic Plates: Locking, Tubular & Reconstruction Plates

By |2019-07-09T10:14:24+00:00February 2nd, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , |0 Comments

Tubular Plate The one-third tubular plate comes only in the 3.5 mm size. Its complements the 4.5 mm system in the semi-tubular plate. The one-third tubular plate can be accessible in either stainless steel or titanium. As the thickness of the plate is only 1.0 mm, its ability is slightly limited. However, it can be beneficial in parts with minimal soft-tissue covering, like the lateral malleolus, the olecranon and the distal end of the ulna. Each hole is surrounded by a small collar to prevent the spherical screw heads from penetrating the plate and making cracks in the near [...]

31 01, 2019

Trauma Orthopedic Implants: Types, Advantages & Disadvantages

By |2019-07-11T10:11:16+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: Orthopedic|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Orthopedic implants are medical devices utilized to provide bone fixation. They are also utilized to replace articulating surfaces in various body joints. There are several joints and bones that might require repair because of injury, wearing out or disease. Orthopedic implants are utilized to strengthen or fully replace the joints in the damaged region or damaged bones. Orthopedic implants are inserted into the body utilizing surgical procedures. These surgeries are always performed by highly skilled surgeons who have specialized in this specific field. When a joint has worsened beyond a certain point, the injured joint is removed and then [...]