Resources on IOTiot.com
- IOT White Paper on Direct Anterior Approach in the Literature (PDF)
- Direct Anterior Resurfacing Utilizing the ARCH (animation)
- Direct Anterior Resurfacing Utilizing the ARCH (surgery video)
Other Online Resources
- DASH Academy
DASHacademy.org was established to further the understanding of direct anterior surgery for hip replacement. This online collection of surgical videos and other education videos are available free of charge to interested surgeons and healthcare providers. In addition to the original content created by DASH Academy, presentations from courses and meetings related to anterior hip replacement are also available on this site. IOT is proud to sponsor DASH Academy.
Products that Facilitate Direct Anterior Surgery
IOT is committed to developing patient positioning devices and other surgical aids that facilitate the direct anterior approach for hip replacement. Some of these products are listed below:
- IOT PURIST Leg Positioning System
This free-standing, mobile unit is the next generation of leg positioning device designed specifically for anterior Total Hip Replacement. Download the brochure: IOT PURIST Leg Positioning System (PDF)
- IOT ARCH Leg Positioning System
This free-standing, mobile unit achieves the leg placement necessary for direct anterior access to the hip. Download the brochure: IOT ARCH Leg Positioning System (PDF)
- IOT XR Riser System
This product allows unobstructed intra-operative radiographic imaging with the perineal post in place, without releasing traction or repositioning the patient. Download the brochure: IOT XR Riser System (PDF)
- IOT Perineal Operative Post
This universal perineal post provides simple and secure attachment to the side rails of US and EU tables. The rigid metal and carbon-fiber construct allows easy adjustment of post position both laterally and with respect to the table. The post cushion has a water-tight cover and may be reused for multiple surgeries.
Download the brochure: IOT Perineal Operative Post (PDF)
- IOT Direct Anterior Hip Replacement Instrument Set
Selected specifically to meet the challenges of the direct anterior approach, this instrument set helps provide efficient and repeatable exposure in this tissue-sparing procedure.
Download the brochure: Direct Anterior Hip Replacement Instrument Set (PDF)
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