DePuy Synthes Trauma

Hip & Knee Fracture

 DePuy Synthes Trauma

Hip & Knee Fracture

To deliver world-class care, you need a world-class partner. At DePuy Synthes we have become an essential part of hip and knee fracture repair by providing a comprehensive portfolio of solutions designed to help you achieve the best possible outcomes for your patients. You never know what your next patient may require; that's why you trust us to support everything you might need.

Hip Fracture Treatment Options

TFN-ADVANCED™ Proximal Femoral Nailing System

TFN-ADVANCED™ Proximal Femoral Nailing System (TFNA)

Incorporates the best elements of our highly successful global hip nails, optimised through input from hundreds of surgeons around the world. TFN-ADVANCED™ Proximal Femoral Nailing System truly is a global platform that delivers modern innovation.

Femoral Recon Nail System (FRN)

FRN-ADVANCED™ Femoral Recon Nailing System (FRN)

The Femoral Recon Nail (FRN) system is an integrated nailing system designed to adapt to multiple surgical approaches. As part of the DePuy Synthes portfolio, the FRN leverages the global success and learnings of the EXPERT NAIL™ System and the TFN-ADVANCED™ Proximal Femoral Nailing System (TFNA).1

RIA 2 System

RIA 2 System (Reamer Irrigator Aspirator)

The RIA 2 System is designed for reaming of the medullary canal for preparation of internal fixation and/or harvest of bone and bone marrow. The RIA  2 System consists of disposable Reamer Heads, Tube Assembly, Reaming Rod Seal, Graft Filter, Irrigation and Aspiration Tubes, and reusable Drive Shaft.

Knee Fracture Treatment Options

Below are some of the DePuy Synthes Trauma products used to treat hip fractures.

VA LCP® Condylar Plate 4.5/5.0

VA LCP Condylar Plate 4.5/5.0

From the DePuy Synthes VA LCP Condylar Plate 4.5/5.0, part of the VA LCP Periarticular Plating System which merges Variable Angle Locking Screw Technology with conventional plating techniques to provide the ability to create a fixed-angle construct while also providing the freedom to choose the screw trajectory prior to "fixing" the angle of the screw.

Expert Tibial Nail (ETN) available with PROtect Coating

Expert Tibial Nail (ETN)

The Expert Tibial Nail (ETN) is standard in treating tibial fractures with a wide range of indications. ETN provides versatility in locking options.

VA LCP® Proximal Tibial Plate 3.5

VA LCP Proximal Tibial Plate 3.5

Proximal Tibia intra-articular fractures are challenging to treat, requiring a wide range of solutions to address all columns of the Proximal Tibia.

Universal Small Fragment System

Universal Small Fragment System

The Universal Small Fragment System is a streamlined system of instruments to support small fragment procedures and any 2.7 mm/3.5 mm DePuy Synthes nonlocking, LCP and VA LCP Plating Technologies.

Related Products

Below are some of the DePuy Synthes Trauma products used to treat hip and knee fractures.

Universal Small Fragment System

Universal Small Fragment System


  1. Stoffel K, Zderic I, Gras F, Sommer C, Eberli U, Mueller D, Oswald M, Gueorguiev B. Biomechanical evaluation of the femoral neck system in unstable Pauwels III femoral neck fractures: a comparison with the dynamic hip screw and cannulated screws. J Orthop Trauma. 2017; 31(3):131-137.
  2. DePuy Synthes Report: Static Cut Through Rotation Test in Bone Foam. 2016. Ref: 0000165855.


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