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TECHNICAL MODIFICATION
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 170-171

Modified orthopedic wire twister for fixing and removing screws in craniomaxillofacial osteosynthesis


1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Adhiparasakthi Dental College and Hospital, Melmaruvathur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Indira Gandhi Institute of Dental Sciences, Puducherry, India
3 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Al Azhar Dental College, Perumpillichira, Thodupuzha, Kerala, India

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Dr. Suresh Kumar Ganesan
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Adhiparasakthi Dental College and Hospital, Melmaruvathur, Tamil Nadu
India
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DOI: 10.4103/njms.NJMS_45_16

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Internal fixation is the routinely performed surgical procedure in craniomaxillofacial surgery. At present, available kit for internal fixation includes large number of armamentarium. To overcome and reduce this, we have modified orthopedic wire twister for fixing and removing screws. This single device can replace self-holding screwdrivers with different sizes.


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