Primary straight femoral stems.
The GENERIC stem is part of the primary straight femoral stems product line (INTEGRALE and GENERIC stems) that differ only in their fixation method.
In clinical use since 1999.
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Entire stem has highly polished finish to prevent abrasion of the cement mantle(2).
Proportionately scaled sizes.
Material: stainless steel.
(2) T. Scheerlinck, P.-P. Casteleyn « The design features of cemented femoral hip implants ».
Primary stability ensured by ovoid metaphyseal cross-section that optimises metaphyseal filling.
Neck-shaft angle: 137°.
Oval impaction hole on top of stem.
Threaded hole used for extraction.
Femur stem option within a product line based on the same concept:
- GENERIC®: cemented femoral stem.
- INTEGRALE®: fully coated, straight femoral stem.
INTEGRALE® and GENERIC® stems share the same instrumentation sets, which can be used either during conventional surgery or with Computer Assisted Surgery (AMPLIVISION®):
- Computer Assisted Surgery of the cup and femoral stem helps to maintain leg length and offset.
Several rasp handles suitable for the various hip approaches are available for use with or without AMPLIVISION®:
Anterior approach with patient on their side.
Anterior approach with patient supine.
Anterior Hueter approach with patient supine.