Cables, Plates & Onlay Allografts. Mark Ashworth Torbay Hospital. Cables, Plates & Onlay Allografts. Guide you through the ‘menu’ Discuss the merits of the various ‘dishes’ Perhaps make a recommendation or two Set the scene for the ‘main course’ to follow. Cables. Cables.
(poor torsion/bending rigidity)
Square knot AO loop & tuck
Double loopCables a – Stainless Steel wire
Breakage in cabling systems are generally fatigue failure not tensile failures
90:90 configuration, although stronger bio-mechanically, clinically probably not necessary.