The piston’s hook is usually made of titanium, platinum, PTFE or thermo-reactive nitinol. These types of pistons need an additional closing step to fix the hook around the incus. This is either done by crimping or heating, dependent on the material.
The new generation pistons have a hook manufactured from Superelastic Nitinol which makes the procedure simpler and quicker an account that the pistons are:
The Superelastic Nitinol piston delivers excellent results and is safe for the patient due to:
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