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About this product

Division: CMF
Category: IMF/MMF

The IMF Screw Set provides a simple and effective solution for temporary, perioperative stabilization of the occlusion in simple nondisplaced adult mandibular and maxillary fractures and orthognathic procedures.


Intended Use

The IMF Screw Set is intended to temporary, perioperative stabilization of the occlusion in adults.

For full information on indications, contraindications , warnings und precautions please see Technique Guide (DSEM/CMF/0115/0052(1) .





Features & Benefits


Features Benefits
  • 2.0 mm screws, available in thread lengths of 8 mm and 12 mm
  • Self-drilling, self-tapping screws for one-step insertion
  • 316L implant grade stainless steel for maximum strength
  • Groove under screw head secures wires or elastics
  • Two cross holes in the screw head align with the cruciform head slots, simplifying wire passage
  • Cruciform screw head fits with existing Synthes instrumentation
  • Pre-cut wires

Simplified intermaxillary fixation technique when compared to arch bars:

  • Reduces application time
  • Minimizes the potential risk of wire punctures
  • Can easily be applied or removed in the OR, ER or office setting

Patient comfort benefits:

  • Minimal hardware
  • Reduced trauma to the soft tissues
  • Improves post operative oral hygiene
Please refer to the surgical technique guide or package inserts if included for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative .
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