The Novation® Element’s® tapered-wedge stem philosophy and its extensive hydroxyapatite coating, utilizes design and surgical technique principles based upon more than 25 years of clinical use.1
This bone-conserving system is designed to provide initial stability and biologic fixation while providing surgeons with a simple broach-only system that is flexible enough to accommodate various surgical approaches.1,2
- Vidalain, JP, et al. (Eds.) The Corail® hip system : a practical approach based on 25 years of experience. 2011. 1st ed; p 9,70.
- Data on file at Exactech. TS-2011-056 Novation Element® 2012 EFFORT Abstract.