Use of a hollow needle for drilling holes in small bones to guide intraosseous wires.

@article{Imran2005UseOA,
  title={Use of a hollow needle for drilling holes in small bones to guide intraosseous wires.},
  author={Danish Imran and Anil Kumar Tripathi and Rupert Eckersley and Nashat A Siddiqui},
  journal={Hand surgery : an international journal devoted to hand and upper limb surgery and related research : journal of the Asia-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand},
  year={2005},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={95-6}
}
Holes are frequently drilled across small bones to achieve fixation with intraosseous wires. We describe an effective, simple and cheap alternative to the use of K-wires for this purpose in this article.