2.7mm/3.5mm Variable Angle LCP® Elbow System

Building on success to improve patient care.

The Variable Angle LCP® Elbow Plating System offers the following features:

  • Designed to reduce the risk of soft tissue irritation
  • Offers simplicity and adaptability
  • Responds to the specifics of proximal ulna fractures
  • Allows both parallel and perpendicular plating of the distal humerus
2.7mm/3.5mm Variable Angle LCP® Elbow System

Features & Benefits

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    • Anatomic shape based on analysis of over 100 skeletal specimens*

    • Plates feature a rounded profile and tapered tips

    • Reconstruction plate segments allow additional contouring

    • Features 2.7 mm low-profile Metaphyseal Screws

    • Two forceps aid in reduction

Product Resources

Resources

2.7mm/3.5mm Variable Angle LCP® Elbow System
VA LCP Elbow Features -Animation
VA LCP Elbow Features -Animation
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VA LCP Elbow System -Perpendicular Plating VideoV
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VA LCP Elbow Technique Video -Parallel Plating
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Supporting Documentation

Resources

VA LCP Elbow Plating System Brochure

2.7 mm/3.5 mm Variable Angle LCP Elbow System Inventory Control Form

Titanium 2.7 mm/3.5 mm Variable Angle LCP Elbow System Inventory Control Form

References

*Bone Shape Analysis – Summary, A Modi, P Van Citters, 2009, 13 pages

Indication Statement

The Synthes 2.7mm/3.5mm Variable Angle LCP® Elbow System is indicated for fixation of fractures of the distal humerus, olecranon and ulna in adults and adolescents (12-21) in which the growth plates have fused.  Specifically,

Distal humerus plates are indicated for intra-articular fractures, comminuted supracondylar fractures, osteotomies, malunions, and non-unions of the distal humerus.
Olecranon and Proximal ulna plates are indicated for fractures, osteotomies, malunions, and non-unions of the olecranon and proximal ulna.

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