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About this product

Division: Trauma
Category: Nailing Systems

Expert Lateral Femoral Nail (LFN) offers an optimized anatomical design for improved clinical outcomes.


Intended Use

For full information on indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions please see the product specific IFU and  surgical technique DSEM/TRM/0615/0414(1)



Features & Benefits


  Features Benefits
  One concept, one system – Shorter learning curve
– Easier surgical procedure due to streamlined
– Cost-efficiency thanks to common implants and instruments
  Advanced anatomical nail design – Optimal fit in bone
– Easier insertion and extraction
  Optimal lateral entry point – Easier and safer access to entry site
– Time-saving surgical
– Less soft tissue damage
– Lower risk of avascular necrosis technique
  Optimized locking implants – Better purchase in osteoporotic bone
– Time-saving surgical technique
– Optimal torque transmission
  Cannulated end caps – Easier insertion and extraction
– Self-holding Stardrive recess
  Improved locking options – Higher angular stability through multiplanar screws
– Less damage of soft tissues
– Improved mechanical resistance


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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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