Stader splint

[ stey-der ]

  1. a splint consisting of an adjustable metal rod with a steel pin at either end for insertion in the bone above and below a fracture.

Origin of Stader splint

Named after Otto Stader, (1894–1962), American veterinary surgeon

Words Nearby Stader splint Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Stader splint in a sentence

  • That was a Stader splint, and it has been a godsend for small animals and for men, too, for that matter.

    Ticktock and Jim | Keith Robertson