J Wrist Surg 2018; 07(05): 441-444
DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1649504
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Handmade Traction Wrist Tower

Alexander Zolotov
1   Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Medical Center, Far Eastern Federal University, Vladivostok, Russia
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04. September 2017

29. März 2018

07. Mai 2018 (online)


The article presents handmade traction wrist tower, made from improvised means, which can be an alternative for expensive branded traction devices. The proposed device can be used successfully for wrist joint arthroscopy, as well as for performing various surgical procedures on the wrist and forearm, when traction is needed. This a Level IV study.