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15Internal 3 Dental Equipment Fixation & Instrumentation www.vetinst.com Orthopaedic Wire Wire Passers Cerclage Wire is an extremely useful method of fragment fixation. Use as thick a Wire as seems possible. Twist evenly under tension. The best instrument is our Wire Twister/ Cutter 001260. Minimise wire movement on periosteum. Tension wire banding should be performed where muscular forces must be transferred beyond a fracture or osteotomy, e.g. Tibial crest avulsion or trochanteric osteotomy. 1.0mm Wire is the most useful for mid-sized dogs. All are supplied in 10 metre rolls. Wire passers are designed to direct cerclage wire around long bones with minimal trauma, helping reduce devascularisation of fragments. Soft tissue attachments should be preserved as far as possible. WIRE PASSERS 001250 001252 001253 001254 001256 001257 ORTHOPAEDIC WIRE (IN 10M ROLLS) OW0210 OW0310 OW0410 OW0510 OW0610 OW0710 OW0810 OW0910 OW1010 OW1012 OW1015 0.2 (diameter in mm) £10.30 0.3 £10.82 0.4 £12.36 0.45 £14.42 0.56 £16.48 0.71 £18.54 0.8 £21.63 0.9 £24.21 1.0 £39.66 1.25 £44.81 1.5 £57.68 Wire Passer Double-ended 145mm Wire Passer Single-ended 20mm Diameter 205mm Wire Passer Single-ended 30mm Diameter 220mm Wire Passer Single-ended 40mm Diameter 250mm Wire Passers Single-ended Set of 3 (as above) XXL Wire Passer Single-ended 55mm Diameter £50.99 £33.48 £33.48 £33.48 £82.40 £37.60 Strong Cerclage Wire Passers For convenience and identification rolls of Orthopaedic Wire can be marked with Padlock Security Tags This also has the added advantage of stopping rolls of wire unraveling in the operating theatre. Low profile open channel wire passers, designed to allow easier passage around and between bones. Can be left in situ as wire is tightened, reducing risk of slippage. Wire can be passed from tip or handle. With a flat internal tip to assist close passage around the bone. Wires with Eyelet Designed by David Strong MRCVS Sizes: Small 12.5mm/15mm, Medium 20mm/25mm, Large 30mm/40mm STRONG CERCLAGE WIRE PASSERS CWPSM CWPMD CWPLG CWPSET 30˚ £64.50 £64.50 £64.50 £139.05 Strong Cerclage Wire Passer Small Strong Cerclage Wire Passer Medium Strong Cerclage Wire Passer Large Strong Cerclage Wire Passer Set of 3 ‘Sismey’ Wire Introducer A useful kit including wire passing and suture passing needles. The needles may be positioned in a wide variety of different angles. The free end of the wire is threaded through the eye. The cerclage is tightened using the special tightener. Requires 001262 Wire Tightener or for Wire Twisting Instrum ents. ORTHOPAEDIC WIRE (WITH EYELET) CWWE22 CWWE20 CWWE18 001262 200010.00 Orthopaedic Wire with Eyelet 22g x 12” (6 pack) Orthopaedic Wire with Eyelet 20g x 12” (6 pack) Orthopaedic Wire with Eyelet 18g x 12” (6 pack) Wire Loop Tightener for above Twisterz Wire Twisters £25.75 £25.75 £25.75 £115.88 £151.93 ‘SISMEY’ WIRE INTRODUCER 001255 V1497C V1497D V1497B 56 ‘Sismey’ Wire Introducing Set 135mm Long Spare Needles - Large Spare Needles - Small Spare Hollow Tubes (3) £79.83 £10.82 £10.82 £25.24