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Product Literature



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Name eVersion Creation Technique Guide(s)
2.0 mm Quick Insertion Screws AA 12/02/2020 Quick Insertion Screw - Surgical Technique
90° Screwdriver AF 08/23/2019 90° Screwdriver
ACIS AE 02/04/2021 ACIS – Anterior Cervical Interbody Spacer. Technique Guide
Cervical Distractor - Surgical Technique
ARCH Laminoplasty System AE 04/14/2021 ARCH Laminoplasty System. Technique Guide
Access Kit 10 G, Biopsy Kit 10 G and Access Drill 10 G AC 11/13/2020
Access Kit 4.7 mm and Biopsy Kit 4.7 mm AD 11/13/2020
Air Pen Drive (APD) AA 03/27/2020
Alveolar Distractor AB 09/15/2016
Anspach™ EG1™ High Speed System E 12/23/2019
Anspach™ EG1™ High Speed System Attachments F 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EG1™ High Speed System Cleaning and Sterilization K 12/20/2019
Anspach™ EMAX™ - Irrigate System DFU E 12/20/2019
Anspach™ EMAX™ / XMAX™ - Otologic Curved Micro Attachment (OCM) F 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™ /XMAX™ - Minimal Access Attachments and Bearing Sleeves E 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™ /XMAX™ - Otologic Curved Micro (OCM) Burr Support Sleeves E 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™ /XMAX™ - Standard Attachments H 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™ 2 and EMAX™ 2 PLUS Electric Systems G 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™ and Pneumatic Systems - Cleaning and Sterilization D 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™, XMAX™, BLACKMAX - Microsaws and Small Attachments D 03/26/2020
Anspach™ EMAX™, XMAX™, BLACKMAX Specialty Attachments D 03/26/2020
Anspach™ G1 dissection tools H 03/26/2020
Anspach™ Pneumatic Systems - Assembly Handpiece Footpedal H 03/26/2020
Anspach™ Pneumatic Systems - BLACKMAX Standard attachments F 03/26/2020
Anspach™ Pneumatic Systems - OIL II FILTER II H 03/26/2020
Anspach™, EMAX™, XMAX™ Cleaning and Sterilization Basket D 03/26/2020
Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF) cages: VISIOS, SYNCAGE-LR, SYNCAGE AE 12/09/2019 SynCage-LR
SynCage LR 45°/90°
Axon AD 12/10/2019 Axon. Technique Guide
BME ELITE Continuous Compression Implant System AB 12/11/2020
BME SPEED Continuous Compression Implant System AA 08/27/2020
Battery Power Line II (BPL II) 2 12/20/2019
Battery Power Line II (BPL II) Li-ion battery (530.630) STERRAD® and V-PRO® systems sterilization Guide 1 12/12/2019
Button Plate AA 04/26/2021 Button Plate
C1/C2 ACCESS System AD 12/09/2019
COMPACT 2.0 and COMPACT 2.4 Trauma AA 01/15/2018
CONTACT FUSION Cage AD 12/09/2019
CSLP - Cervical Spine Locking Plate AF 12/20/2016 CSLP - Cervical Spine Locking Plate. Technique Guide
CSLP Quick Lock Screws. Technique Guide
CSLP VA. Cervical Spine Locking Plate with Variable Angle. Technique Guide
Cable Implants AH 03/26/2021 Cable System - Surgical Technique
Cerclage Passer - Cable Application
Cerclage Passer Wire Surgical Technique
Epoca Shoulder Arthroplasty System – Fracture. Surgical Technique
LCP Locking Compression Plate.
Synthes Kirschner Wires and Cerclage Wires Technique Guide
Canthal Tendon Wire AD 10/29/2019 Canthal Tendon Wire
Cervifix AD 11/05/2019 CerviFix. Technique Guide
Cervios AD 09/02/2020 Cervical Distractor - Surgical Technique
Cervios and Cervios chronOS. Technique Guide
Click`X AD 12/09/2019
Colibri II 4 01/11/2021
Colibri II Li-Ion Battery (532.103) STERRAD® and V-PRO® systems sterilization Guide 1 12/12/2019
Compact Air Drive II (CAD II) 4 12/18/2019
Connecting Rods AB 10/21/2020 Axon Technique Guide
CerviFix Technique Guide
Matrix Spine System - Deformity - Surgical Technique
Matrix Spine System - Degenerative - Surgical Technique
Pangea Spine System
Synapse System. Technique Guide
URS Degen. Top loading pedicle screw system for posterior stabilization. Technique Guide
URS System. Technique Guide
USS II - Handling Technique
Craniomaxillofacial (CMF) Distraction System AA 09/24/2020 Craniomaxillofacial (CMF) Distraction System - Surgical Technique
Curvilinear Distraction System AH 11/16/2020 Curvilinear Distraction System
Dens Access AD 11/05/2019 DensAccess Brochure (English)
Disposable Light, for INSIGHT™ Lateral Access System AD 03/27/2020 Insight Lateral Access - Surgical Technique
Distraction Systems AE 04/26/2021 Alveolar Distractor
External Midface Distractor System
Maxillary Distractor System
Midface Distractor System
Titanium Multi-Vector Distractor Modular System
Drill Bit Ø 2.5 mm, w/Stop, length 270/70 mm, 3-flute AB 11/05/2019 C1/C2 Access System - Surgical Technique
Drill bits for Metal AD 04/20/2021
ECD – Expandable Corpectomy Device AD 11/05/2019 ECD - Expandable Corpectomy Device. Technique Guide
Electric Pen Drive (EPD) AA 03/27/2020
Expert Tibial Nail PROtect AE 05/28/2020 Expert Tibial Nail - Technique Guide
External Fixator Devices AA 04/19/2021 Elbow Hinge Fixator
External Distal Radius Fixator
Large and Medium-Size External Fixators
Large Distractor – Tibia
MAXFRAME Software User's Manual
Mini External Fixator
Pelvic C-Clamp
Schanz Screws and Steinmann Pins
Segment Transport MEFiSTO
Small External Fixator
Small External Fixator, Radiolucent, Sterile
Surgical Technique MAXFRAME
The Distraction Osteogenesis Ring System
External Midface Distractor AA 11/05/2019 External Midface Distractor System Technique Guide
Facet Wedge AG 05/07/2020 Facet Wedge. Technique Guide
Fibre Optic Cable for Light Clip/Light Strip AD 05/07/2020 Insight Retractor. Technique Guide
INSIGHT TUBES - Tubular minimal invasive access system
Oracle Cage System Technique Guide
Flap Fix AG 11/05/2019 FlapFix (with Application Instrument)
HAMMERLOCK 2 Intramedullary Nitinol Implant System AA 08/25/2020
IMF Screw Set AD 11/05/2019 IMF Screw Set Technique Guide
In-Space AD 12/10/2019 In-Space. Interspinous distraction through a mini-open, posterior, unilateral approach. Surgical Techniqu
In-Space. Technique Guide
Insight lateral access system AB 12/11/2020 Insight Lateral Access - Surgical Technique
Instruments with a Measuring Function AC 12/02/2020
Internal Midface Distractor AA 12/07/2016
Intramedullary Nailing Implants AL 04/22/2021 Antegrade Femoral Nail (AFN)
DAD – Distal Aiming Device for UTN
DFN Distal Femoral Nail
Expert A2FN
Expert ALFN
Expert HAN
Expert Humeral Nailing System
Expert LFN
Expert R/AFN
Expert TN
FRN Surgical Technique
MultiLoc Humeral Nailing System
Olecranon Osteotomy Nail
PFNA/PFNA-II. Blade Extraction Set. - Surgical Technique
PFNA. With Augmentation Option
PFN – Proximal Femoral Nail
PFN Proximal Femoral Nail
Set Screw for Trochanteric Fixation Nail.
Suprapatellar Instrumentation for Expert Tibial Nail
SynReam - Surgical Technique
TFNA – Proximal Femoral Nailing System
TFNA Screw-only Surgical Technique
TFN – Titanium Trochanteric Fixation Nail System.
The Distal Aiming Device (DAD) for Simplified Universal Nails (S.U.N.)
The Universal Nail System
Titanium/Stainless Steel Elastic Nail System
UFN Unreamed Femoral Nail CFN Cannulated Femoral Nail
UHN/PHN Humeral Nailing System
UTN/CTN Solid/Cannulated Tibial Nail
Light Clip for Insight Retractor, sterile AE 03/27/2020
Light Clip for Oracle Retractor, sterile AD 03/27/2020 Oracle Cage System Technique Guide
Low Profile Neuro AC 03/21/2018 Low Profile NEURO
Lubricant for Anspach Systems, 110 ml 05.001.078 AC 03/30/2021
Lumbar Plates. Anterior Tension Band (ATB), ArcoFix, TELEFIX, Thoracolumbar Spine Locking Plate (TSLP), VENTROFIX AE 12/10/2019 ATB - Anterior Tension Band Plate. Technique Guide
MATRIX Spine System AD 12/10/2019 Matrix Spine System - Deformity - Surgical Technique
Matrix Spine System - Degenerative - Surgical Technique
MATRIX Spine System – MIS Instrumentation. Technique Guide
MATRIX Spine System - Perforated. Technique Guide
Maintenance Unit EPD/APD 05.001.099 1 01/20/2020
Mandible External Fixator II AG 11/14/2019 Mandible External Fixator II
MatrixMANDIBLE Plating System AE 02/11/2021 MatrixMANDIBLE
MatrixMANDIBLE Preformed Plates AE 11/05/2019 MatrixMANDIBLE Preformed Reconstruction Plates
MatrixMIDFACE Plate and Screw System AC 03/09/2021 MatrixMIDFACE™ Plate and Screw System
MatrixORBITAL Technique Guide
MatrixNEURO AH 03/23/2017 MatrixNEURO. Technique Guide
MatrixRIB AL 09/24/2020 MatrixRIB
MatrixWAVE AA 12/19/2016 MatrixWAVE
Maxillary Distractor AA 12/10/2019 Maxillary Distractor Patient Information
Maxillary Distractor System Technique Guide
OCCIPITO-CERVICAL FUSION AD 10/21/2020 Occipito-Cervical Fusion System. Technique Guide
OPAL AC 10/19/2016 OPAL. Technique Guide
ORACLE Cage AC 01/17/2018 Oracle Cage System. Technique Guide
Orthodontic Bone Anchor AC 10/15/2014 Orthodontic Bone Anchor (OBA) System
PANGEA Spine System AD 12/10/2019 Pangea Perforated. Technique Guide
Pangea Spine System. Technique Guide
PLIVIOS AC 12/10/2019 Plivios and Plivios chronOS. Technique Guide
PLIVIOS REVOLUTION AD 12/10/2019 Plivios Revolution. Technique Guide
Plate and Screw Fixation System MIDFACE AE 02/11/2021 Compact Midface & Compact Orthognathics
Plate and Screw Implants AR 04/26/2021 2.4/2.7 mm Locking Tarsal Plates
2.4 mm Cannulated Screw
2.4 mm Variable Angle LCP Volar Extra-Articular Distal Radius System
Angled Blade Plate Surgical Technique
Angular Stable X-Plate and 2-Hole Plate
Button Plate
Cannulated Angled Blade Plate 3.5 and 4.5, 90°
Cannulated Pediatric Osteotomy System (CAPOS). Technique Guide
Cannulated Screws 3.0/3.5/4.0/4.5/6.5/7.0/7.3
DCP and LC-DCP Systems
DHS/DCS System
Distal Radius Plate 2.4/2.7 dorsal and volar
Distal Radius Sterile Kit - Surgical Technique
DLS Dynamic Locking Screw
Epoca Revision Set
Femoral Neck System (FNS)
HCS 1.5
HCS 2.4/3.0
HCS 4.5/6.5
Humerus Block
LC-DCP System.
LCP Anterolateral Distal Tibia Plate 3.5
LCP Clavicle Hook Plate
LCP Compact Foot / Compact Hand
LCP Compact Hand
LCP Compact Hand 1.5
LCP Condylar Plate 4.5/5.0
LCP Dia-Meta Volar Distal Radius Plates
LCP Distal Fibula Plates
LCP Distal Humerus Plates
LCP Distal Radius System 2.4
LCP Distal Tibia Plate
LCP Distal Ulna Plate
LCP Extra-articular Distal Humerus Plate
LCP Hook Plate 3.5
LCP Locking Compression Plate
LCP Low Bend Medial Distal Tibia Plates 3.5 mm
LCP Medial Distal Tibia Plate, without Tab
LCP Medial Proximal Tibial Plate 3.5
LCP Medial Proximal Tibial Plate 4.5/5.0
LCP Metaphyseal Plate for distal medial tibia
LCP Olecranon Plate
LCP Pediatric Plates System
LCP Percutaneous Aiming System 3.5 for PHILOS
LCP Periarticular Proximal Humerus Plate 3.5
LCP Pilon Plate 2.7/3.5
LCP Posterior Medial Proximal Tibial Plate 3.5
LCP Proximal Femoral Hook Plate 4.5/5.0 Technique Guide
LCP Proximal Femoral Plate 4.5/5.0 Part of the LCP Periarticular Plating System
LCP Proximal Tibial Plate 3.5
LCP Superior Anterior Clavicle Plate
LCP Superior Clavicle Plate
LCP Ulna Osteotomy System 2.7
LCP Volar Column Distal Radius Plates 2.4 mm
LCP Wrist Fusion Set
Locking Attachment Plate.
Locking Proximal Humerus Plate
Midfoot Fusion Bolt ø 6.5 mm
Orthopedic Foot Instruments
Pelvic Implants and Instruments. Technique Guide
Periarticular Aiming Arm Instruments for LCP Proximal Tibial Plate 4.5/5.0
Quadrilateral Surface Plates 3.5
Rotation Correction Plates 1.5 and 2.0
Sacral Bars
Screw Extraction Set - Handling Technique
Set for Hip Preservation Surgery
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE) Screw System
Spring Plates 3.5
Standard DHS Lag Screw with LCP DHHS Sideplate
Surgical Technique - VA LCP Two-Column Volar Distal Radius Plate 2.4/2.7mm, Extra-long
The Calcaneal Plate
The Locking Calcaneal Plate
Titanium Wrist Fusion Instrument and Implant Set
TomoFix Medial Distal Femur (MDF)
TomoFix Medial Distal Femur (MDF).
TomoFix Medial High Tibial Plate (MHT)
VA-LCP Ankle Trauma System 2.7/3.5
VA-LCP Anterior Clavicle Plate
VA-LCP Condylar Plate 4.5/5.0
VA-LCP Distal Humerus Plates 2.7/3.5
VA-LCP Olecranon Plates 2.7/3.5
VA-LCP Proximal Tibial Plate 3.5
VA Locking Hand System - Surgical Technique
VA-Locking Intercarpal Fusion System
Variable Angle LCP 1st MTP Fusion Plates 2.4/2.7
Variable Angle LCP Dorsal Distal Radius Plate 2.4
Variable Angle LCP Forefoot/Midfoot System 2.4/2.7.
Variable Angle LCP Mesh Plate 2.4/2.7 - Forefoot/Midfoot System
Variable Angle LCP Mesh Plate 2.4/2.7 - For Patella Fractures
Variable Angle LCP Opening Wedge Plates 2.4/2.7
Variable Angle LCP Tarsal Plates 2.4/2.7
Variable Angle LCP TMT Fusion Plates 2.4/2.7
Variable Angle LCP Two-Column Volar Distal Radius Plate 2.4
Variable Angle LCP Volar Rim Distal Radius Plate 2.4. Technique Guide
Plate and Screw System MANDIBLE AD 04/26/2021 Compact 2.0 LOCK Mandible
Compact 2.4 UniLOCK
Prefilled Cages AH 12/10/2019 Cervios and Cervos chronOS Technique Guide
Plivios and Plivios chronOS Technique Guide
Prodisc-C Vivo AC 01/26/2018
RIA 2 (Reamer Irrigator Aspirator) AA 11/12/2020 RIA 2 (Reamer Irrigator Aspirator) - Surgical Technique
Radial Head Prosthesis (discontinued) AE 09/09/2020 Radial Head Prosthesis
Radial Head Replacement System AB 12/17/2020 Radial Head Replacement System. Surgical Technique
RapidSorb Cranial Clamp AA 03/31/2021
Resorbable Sleeves for ASLS for Intramedullary Tibial Nails AJ 04/13/2021 Angular Stable Locking System (ASLS)
Retrograde Femoral Nail Advanced AA 12/15/2020 Retrograde Femoral Nail Advanced
SPEEDARC Continuous Compression Implant System AA 08/25/2020
SPEEDSHIFT Continuous Compression Implant System AA 08/25/2020
SPEEDTITAN Continuous Compression Implant System AA 08/25/2020
SPEEDTRIAD Continuous Compression Implant System AA 08/25/2020
STENOFIX AD 11/15/2016 StenoFix. Technique Guide
SYNAPSE System AD 10/21/2020 Synapse System. Technique Guide
SYNCAGE EVOLUTION AC 06/18/2018 Syncage Evolution. Technique Guide
SYNEX AE 05/17/2019 Synex. Technique Guide
SYNFIX-LR AD 12/10/2019 Synfix LR System Technique Guide
SYNFIX® Evolution AA 11/19/2020 SYNFIX Evolution Mini-Open Instruments – Addendum to Surgical Technique
SYNFIX Evolution Surgical Technique
SYNFLATE® Vertebral Balloon AD 03/30/2021 SYNFLATE® Vertebral Balloon
SYNMESH AD 02/04/2021 SynMesh. Technique Guide
Set Condylar Head Add-on System AA 05/27/2020 Condylar Head Add-on System Technique Guide
Slide Hammer for Cervical Spine AC 02/07/2018
Spine Cable System AD 06/17/2018 Spine Cable System. Handling Technique
Spondylolysis Hook Screw AD 12/10/2019
Sternal ZipFix AG 04/28/2021 Sternal ZIPFIX System OUS Surgical Technique Guide
Subcondylar Ramus Fixation Set AE 06/17/2018 Subcondylar Ramus Fixation Set
SynCage C and SynCage C Short AD 12/10/2019
SynFrame Instruments AA 06/05/2020 Insight Lateral Access - Surgical Technique
Insight Retractor. Technique Guide
SynFrame RL and SynFrame Handling Technique
SynJect Cement Delivery System AD 12/12/2019
Synthes Cutting Tools AB 08/15/2019 Clinical Processing of Cutting Tools
Synthes Maintenance Oil EPD/APD 05.001.095 AB 01/17/2018
Synthes Maintenance Spray EPD/APD 05.001.098 AB 01/17/2018
Synthes Special Oil 519.970 AB 01/17/2018
T-PAL AD 11/03/2020 T-PAL™ Interbody System Advanced Applicator - Addendum to Surgical Technique
T-PAL™ Interbody System - Surgical Technique
TRAUMACEM™ V+ Bone Cement, injectable AG 12/11/2020
TRAUMACEM™ V+ Syringe Kit, 4×1 mL, 2.3 mm Adapter AG 12/11/2020
TRAUMACEM™ V+ Syringe Kit, 4×1 mL, 2×2 mL AG 12/08/2020
TRAVIOS AD 12/10/2019 TRAVIOS. Technique Guide
TRAVIOS TITANIUM AC 12/10/2019 TRAVIOS. Technique Guide
Tibial Nail Advanced AA 12/15/2020 Tibial Nail Advanced - Infrapatellar Approach
Tibial Nail Advanced - Semi-Extended Parapatellar Approach
Tibial Nail Advances - Suprapatellar Approach
Titanium Sternal Fixation System AF 04/30/2021 Titanium Sternal Fixation System. Surgical Technique
Torque-limiting Handle AE 09/23/2020 SYNFIX Evolution Surgical Technique
Transpalatal Distraction System AE 06/20/2018 Transpalatal Distractor
Transpalatal Distractor - Technique Guide (English)
Trauma Recon System (TRS) 4 01/11/2021
Trolley AB 10/19/2016 Trolley
URS AF 12/10/2019 URS System. Technique Guide
USS Fracture AD 11/14/2016 USS Fracture System. Technique Guide
USS Fracture MIS AE 10/25/2016 USS Fracture MIS. Technique Guide
USS – Universal Spine System AD 12/10/2019 USS II - Handling Technique
USS II Ilio-Sacral. Technique Guide
USS II Polyaxial Perforated. Technique Guide
USS II Polyaxial. Technique Guide
USS Low Profile Technique Guide
USS Small Stature/Paediatric - Technique Guide
USS Universal Spine System Handling manual
USS Variable Axis Screw. Technique Guide
Universal Battery Charger II (UBC II) 2 02/28/2020
Universal Small Fragment System - Cases and Trays AC 12/15/2020 Universal Small Fragment System
Universal Small Fragment System -Instruments AB 01/12/2021 Universal Small Fragment System
VA-LCP Clavicle Plate 2.7 System AB 02/24/2021 VA-LCP Clavicle Plate 2.7 System
VECTRA and VECTRA-T AD 01/12/2021 VECTRA. Technique Guide
VECTRA-T. Technique Guide
VEPTR AD 02/12/2021 VEPTR – Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib. Technique Guide
VEPTR II AD 07/21/2016 VEPTR II. Technique Guide
Variable Angle Locking Anterior Patella Plate 2.7 AA 11/03/2020 Variable Angle Locking Anterior Patella Plates 2.7 - Surgical Technique
Vertecem V+ Cement Kit AE 12/08/2020
Vertecem V+ Syringe Kit AF 12/08/2020
Wire Implants AF 05/22/2020 Hybrid Ring Fixator
Kirschner Wires and Cerclage Wires
Mini External Fixator
The Distraction Osteogenesis Ring System
XRL Medium AD 01/26/2018 XRL
ZERO-P AE 08/13/2020 Zero-P Technique Guide
ZERO-P VA AE 07/31/2020 ZERO-P VA. Technique Guide
chronOS Bone Void Filler Implants AA 12/08/2020 chronOS Strip - Technique Guide
chronOS Strip Bone Void Filler AD 12/08/2020