Acumed offers the Total Wrist Fusion Plating System for wrist
arthrodesis due to deformities associated with degenerative
arthritis, brachial plexus palsies, and spastic disorders. This five
plate system features both innovative and traditional designs.
Specifically, four of the five plates are positioned on the second
metacarpal. These left and right specific designs are positioned
on the index finger which may reduce extensor tendon irritation.
Additionally, the fifth plate is a neutral option that is placed on
the third metacarpal and developed for use with a proximal row
carpectomy. All plates have a 15° dorsal bend, established as a
balance between anatomic resting position, hand function, and