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About this product

Division: Trauma
Category: Plating Systems

PHILOS™ System is an anatomical LCP plating system for proximal humerus fracture fixation. It includes the PHILOS™ Percutaneous Aiming System, for a less invasive transdeltoid approach. 


Intended Use

For full information on indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions please see the product specific IFU and surgical techniques 036.000.166 and 036.001.024.



Features & Benefits

PHILOS™ Plate: 

Features Benefits
9 proximal locking holes Offer multiple screw configuration options for proximal fixation
10 holes for suture attachment Help neutralizing the rotator cuff muscle forces
Help neutralizing the rotator cuff muscle forces Dedicated screw length measuring and insertion for osteoporotic bone
PHILOS™ long plate Specific solution for fractures extending distally. Reinforced plate shaft and length up to 290 mm.

LCP Percutaneous Aiming System 3.5 for PHILOS™: 

Features Benefits
Radiolucent aiming arm and insertion handle Facilitates percutaneous fixation of PHILOS™ via soft-tissue friendly transdeltoid approach
Blocked targeting zone Blocked targeting zone

Videos & Animations

eModel PHILOS (iOS)
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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