The USS Fracture System is an internal fixation system specifically designed for the treatment of fractures in thoracolumbar spine. It offers the ability to independently restore sagittal alignment and vertebral body height.
The Synthes USS are non-cervical spinal fixation devices intended for posterior pedicle screw fixation(T1-S2/ilium), posterior hook fixation ( T1-L5). or anterolateral fixation (T8-L5). These devices are indicated as an adjust to fusion for all the following indications: degenerative disc disease, spondylolisthesis, trauma, deformities or curvatures, tumor, stenosis , and failed previous fusion.