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Table 1 Locking screws that were evaluated for fatigue life

From: Fatigue strength of common tibial intramedullary nail distal locking screws

Manufacturer Diameter (mm) Material
Ace 4.5 Ti-6Al-4V
Biomet 4.0 Ti-6Al-4V
  5.0  
Howmedica-Alta 3.7 TMZ
  5.0  
Russell-Taylor 4.5 316 SS
  5.0  
Synthes 3.9 Ti-6Al-7Nb
  4.9  
S&N – Trigen 5.0 Ti-6Al-4V