Spacer®-K is the preformed spacer for knee preloaded with Gentamicin. The device is made with antibiotic loaded bone cement and it’s made of two independent articulating components. It’s available in 3 different sizes (Small, Medium, Large).
Tecres spacers represent today the most studied and published spacer devices with over 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals.
The relevant clinical information extracted from 26 peer-reviewed papers (21 different hospitals, more than 1,100 unique patients) shows that the infection eradication rate, at a mean follow-up of 56 months, exceeds 91%.
The use of a preformed commercial spacer, with standardized mechanical and pharmacological properties is an option which provides mechanical, biological and pharmacological safety and performance.