X-Bolt in two large RCTs showed half the number of cut-outs vs SHS screws (0.8% cut-out rate)Read more
Women have a 1-in-6 lifetime risk of suffering a hip fracture. Average age of patients is 84 years. Hip fracture numbers rising with aging populations across the world.Read more
X-Bolt Orthopaedics was founded by Dr Brian Thornes, orthopaedic surgeon and previous inventor of the highly successful ankle TIGHTROPE®.Read more
Fast surgical technique with haptic feedback which enhance the surgeon experience.
Strongest Fixation versus all competitors. The expanding bolt design anchors the bolt in bone and is at least 25% stronger than other devices.
The X-Bolt is designed to be easily reversible and removable. It avoids use of bone cement augmentation and the complications of Bone Cement Implant Syndrome (BCIS).
Largest-ever clinical trial in hip fracture fixation in over 1,000 patients…Read more