Traumatology Application Example

Intra-ligamentous multiple fracture of lateral malleolus in a 53 year old man suffering from Type 1 diabetes.

Clinical history and pre-operative X rays

Coating of the osteosynthesis plate with DAC®, combined with 5% Vancomycin and Post-operative X rays 3 months after surgery

By kind permission of Prof. Carlo L. Romanò, Chief of the Reconstructive Surgery and Bone and Joint Infection Centre at the IRCCS Galeazzi Orthopaedic Institute, Milan.