The Response Ortho Articular Hinge Fixator is designed for use with the Unilateral Hybrid Fixator and Smart Correction Circular External Fixator. It provides distraction and rotational stability with full range of motion of the knee joint. The external fixation system also allows for gradual post-operative corrections via distraction and/or compression techniques.
It’s asymmetric design allows the ring(s) to be fixed 16mm and/or 60mm from the knee joint center, with a total distance 32mm and/or 120mm between the rings. The Articular Hinge Fixator is manufactured utilizing a combination of titanium and aluminum materials, resulting in a lightweight and MRI compatible external fixation device.