Originally Posted by joints4sale
As to using the wire as a guide:
Less digging/stripping tissue from bone with a big tool(insert PAIN here). Also keeps you from stripping out the head of the screw(just went from a minor procedure in the office to a trip to the O.R.).
OK, but once they find the screw head how do they get the screwdriver in the head? Does the screwdriver have a hole in it that the wire slides through?