3.5mm LCP® Periarticular Proximal Humerus Plate

The 3.5 mm LCP® Periarticular Proximal Humerus Plate was specifically designed to best accommodate the delto-pectoral approach:

  • The plate shaft sits slightly anterior to reduce the need for deltoid elevation
  • The plate head sits approximately 15mm distal to the rotator cuff to avoid impingement
3.5mm LCP® Periarticular Proximal Humerus Plate

Features & Benefits

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    • Plates anatomically designed for left and right humerus
    • Plate head sits distal to the rotator cuff to reduce impingement
    • Plate shaft sits slightly anterior to reduce need for deltoid elevation
    • Suture holes with undercuts aid in reduction and ligament reattachment
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    • Plate features 8 holes in the head
    • 2 holes directed into the calcar act as a medial buttress
    • Limited-contact underside reduces plate-to-bone contact
    • Tapered tip aids in percutaneous insertion 

Supporting Documentation

Resources

Inventory Control Form

Proximal Humerus Fracture - Plate, Nail or Replace

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Indication Statement

Synthes 3.5 mm Periarticular Proximal Humerus Plates are indicated for fractures, fracture dislocations, osteotomies, and nonunions of the proximal humerus, particularly in osteopenic bone.

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