VerSys® Epoch® FullCoat Hip

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Indications The system is indicated for: The VerSys Epoch FullCoat Hip is indicated for patients with congenital hip dysplasia, protrusion acetabuli, or slipped capital femoral epiphysis; patients suffering from disability due to previous fusion and patients with acute femoral neck fractures.

Contraindications -Skeletal immaturity -Osteomyelitis in the upper femur -Loss of abductor musculature -Pyogenic infection of the hip joint -Poor bone stock (e.g., steroid-induced -metabolic bone disease) -Local and systemic infection -Poor skin coverage around the hip joint -Neuromuscular disease (e.g., Charcot’s joint) in the affected limb -Sepsis

It is not recommended that insertion be done where there has been extensive infection involving the bone; or when involved soft tissue cannot be removed; or where the organism is gram negative, antibiotic resistant Staphylococcus aureus; or where highly virulent or mixed organisms are involved.