The new low-profile screws can also be used with Smith & Nephew's TRIGEN™ SURESHOT™ Distal Targeting System. The SURESHOT System is the first and only, virtual, real-time imaging system that allows surgeons to distally lock screws without the use of fluoroscopy. This allows for greater accuracy, easier alignment and less radiation exposure for the patient, surgeon and surgical staff in the operating room.
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