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Citieffe announces its first Distal Radius Plate clinical case




Citieffe, a European company focused on Extremities and Trauma (Orthopaedics) implants, is delighted to announce the first clinical case of its Distal Radius (Wrist) Plate. This innovative and patented plating system is the newest addition to Citieffe’s growing portfolio in Extremities.

Citieffe announced the launch of the distal radius plate earlier in 2017 during the Italian Trauma Meeting held in Riccione. This slim and low-profile plate has been developed using a highly effective combination of titanium and stainless steel, that ensures optimal positioning and locking of poly-axial screws and a secure osteosynthesis thanks to the use of TIC ™ (Titanium Inlay Clip) Technology.

Citieffe’s CEO, Alberto Scoccianti stated, “We are excited to introduce a new offering to the Extremities market. The feedback from Mestre (Italy) Hospital surgeon was very positive and we expect to have more cases in the coming days”.

About Citieffe

Citieffe has a global presence, with Group headquarters and international activities based in Switzerland, production facility in Italy, R&D teams split between both countries and sales across the USA, Europe and Latin America (almost entirely through fully owned subsidiaries).

Citieffe’s mission is to provide the essential ingredients for Extremities Repair and Trauma Management through developing innovative extremities and trauma solutions noted for uniqueness, efficacy, efficiency, versatility and ease of use.

Citieffe’s Board is chaired by André-Michel Ballester, former CEO of LivaNova (combination of Sorin and Cyberonics).

The plate in video here.