Definition : Devices designed to separate the surfaces of a joint without displacement and/or rupture of the ligaments (i.e., distraction). These distractors are typically a mechanism that may include clamps, screws, and levers. Distractors are intended mainly for use during surgical procedures in the joints, but some dedicated distractors are used for physical therapy and rehabilitation, frequently after joint surgery and/or to provide stable traction for reduction and fixation of joint and other small fractures. Dedicated distractors intended for use in the hand, wrist, shoulder, knee, spine, and hip articulations are available.

UMDC code : 11291

U.S.companies only
Suppress Subsidiary Companies

1-5 of 5 Match(es).

ACE Surgical Supply Co

Company Type: Parent

ACE Surgical Supply is committed to providing our customers with the best possible products available at unbeatable prices. We are the only multi-disciplinary surgical supply company.

Arthrex Inc

Company Type: Parent

Incorporated since 1984, Arthrex has been a privately held corporation committed to just one thing: providing the finest quality products and educational services to meet the special needs of orthopaedic surgeons and their patients. Arthrex has a focused dedication to creative product development and medical education with an experienced, devoted team of professionals who are truly committed to continuing this tradition.

Brown Medical Industries

Company Type: Parent

Brown Medical Industries (BMI) is proud to announce that three products manufactured by the company have earned the Ease of Use Commendation from the Arthritis Foundation.

Innomed Inc

Company Type: Parent

Innomed, Inc., is a manufacturer of surgical instruments for orthopedic surgery.Founded in 1987 with one product, we now feature over 350 unique instruments, many of which were designed by orthopedic surgeons in search of a unique tool for a specific purpose.

Life Instrument Corp

Company Type: Parent

1-5 of 5 Match(es).


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