Arcus® Staple System

The Arcus Staple System is a unique titanium staple system utilizing an arc design that creates greater proximal-to-distal compression than tested conventional and nitinol staples1*
 

  • Unique Arc Design – Allows for uniform dynamic tine motion
  • Greater compression than Nitinol staples1*
  • Retains compression1*
  • Internal barbs function: create compression, resist migration
  • Stackable Design

 

  • Proven retention of compression over time1*
  • Tapered tines facilitate insertion
  • Internal tooth pattern and location provide compression at the near and far cortex
  • Tooth pattern orientation and shape provide resistance to pullout forces**
  • Optional sterile sizing template available
  • Sterile Packed Procedure Kit Includes:
    o Staple pre-loaded on size specific inserter
    o Size specific AO drill and drill guide
    o Temporary pin
  • Sterile Packed Individual Assembly Includes:
    o Staple pre-loaded on size specific inserter
  • Stackable design
  • Titanium design provides balanced elasticity and rigidity
  • Not contraindicated for patients with Nickel allergy/sensitivity

Additional Information

1.    Lisa A. Ferrara, PhD, Michael Williams, Stuart D. Katchis, MD, Lon S. Weiner, MD. “A Mechanical Evaluation of the Interfragmentary Compressive Forces of the Arcus Staple System.” Funded by Nextremity Solutions, Inc. (2015)

*Bench testing is not necessarily indicative of clinical performance.

**Pull Out Strength Testing per ASTM F564-10 “Standard Specification and Test Methods for Metallic Bone Staples” on file at Nextremity Solutions, Inc.

 

Legal Manufacturer:

Nextremity Solutions
210 N. Buffalo St.
Warsaw, IN 46580 U.S.A.


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