Proximal bodies increase deltoid wrapping and moment arms to improve biomechanical advantage and stability1-3
Soft Tissue Fixation
Soft tissue fixation options on all midsections and proximal bodies
Multiple options for placement of soft tissue suture
Suture holes designed to contain sutures and prevent abrasion
Unique plasma/ HA coated collar to provide external fixation and rotational stability
Dual offset collars and distal stems are designed to provide optimal fit, ensuring a uniform cement mantle
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Roche C et al. Biomechanical Summary of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty. Animation. AAOS Orthopaedic Video Theater. OVT-34. 2015.
Hamilton M et al. Effect of Reverse Shoulder Design Philosophy on Muscle Moment Arms. J Orthop Res. Apr;33(4):605-13. 2015.
The Equinoxe Humeral Reconstruction Prosthesis is not indicated for use with the reverse shoulder components in oncology applications.