Category: Nailing Systems
ALFN for femur fractures in adolescent and small stature patients has been developed to meet the needs where Titanium Elastic Nails do not provide sufficient stiffness due to the size of the patient and existing intramedullary nails for adults are physically too large.
For full information on indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions please see the product specific IFU and surgical technique 036.000.648.
|Lengths from 240 mm to 400 mm, in 20 mm increments|
|Titanium cannulated nail||For reamed or unreamed techniques|
|Designed for use in patients where Titanium Elastic Nails are not large enough and the Expert LFN for adults is too large|
|8.2 mm, 9 mm, and 10 mm diameter nails with 11 mm diameter proximal ends|
|Improved instrumentation||Facilitates the surgical procedure|
|Ball-tip reaming rod||Can be removed through the nail and the insertion instruments, eliminating the need for an exchange tube|
|Available as upgrade set for adolescents to Expert LFN for adults or Standard Instrument Set for Expert ALFN||Tailored to the needs of clinic|
|Surgical Technique 036.000.648|