Amsterdam, NL – 12 May 2015 –DePuy Synthes*showcased its latest trauma solutions designed to enhance patient care whilst delivering clinical and economic value to healthcare professionals today at the16th European Congress for Trauma and Emergency Surgery, organized in cooperation with the Dutch Trauma Society, held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
“We are delighted to be able to demonstrate the depth of our Trauma and CMF portfolio to the European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery community,” said Elmar Zurbriggen, Vice President DePuy SynthesTrauma, CMF and Vet. “Our high-quality portfolio of Nailing, Plating and Rib Fixation solutions with complementary surgical tooling has been designed to create value for healthcare systems and enable the treatment of more patients globally.”
Products and solutions available on the booth include:
EXPERT Family of Nails: presented via the DePuy Synthes Trauma, Nailing Discovery Lab - an interactive display demonstrating the value to the customer of the broadly indicated, user-friendly DePuy Synthes nailing portfolio.
MatrixRIB™ Fixation System: a system of pre-contoured, low-profile titanium plates, locking screws and intramedullary splints for use in surgical fixation and stabilization of rib fractures.
PHILOS™ Augmentation: the global market leader in humeral plating, now providing additional support for osteoporotic fractures.
Modular Procedure Kits: a new adaptive surgical tooling kit that can be tailored for each surgery resulting in the generation of surgical and economic efficiencies.
The following complimentary Power Tools are also available for delegates to view:
Colibri II System: a powerful Li-Ion battery-driven power tool with an extensive portfolio of attachments for a wide range of applications.
Electric Pen Drive (EPD): an electrically-powered system to be used for treatment in general traumatology, hand, foot, spine and maxillofacial regions and neurosurgery.
Trauma Recon System (TRS): a precision tool designed for modeling bone during arthroplasty and heavy duty trauma surgeries. The TRS stands out with its innovative non-sterile Power Module that excludes all electronic components from stress during cleaning and sterilization processes.
The company is offering a lunch time workshop to drive awareness of the clinical and patient benefits associated with osteosynthesis of rib fractures, hosted by Dr. Raum, Helios Klinik Siegburg, and Dr. Mike Bemelman, Tilburg, Netherlands, senior chair of the ESTES who will later speak on the podium to the title “Rib fixation – fiction & facts”.
About DePuy Synthes Companies
DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most comprehensive orthopaedic and neurological business in the world, built upon the strong legacies of two great companies. DePuy Synthes Companies offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of technology, devices, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, cranio-maxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Our broad array of inspired, innovative and high-quality offerings help advance the health and wellbeing of people around the world.
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