(12) International Application Status Report

Received at International Bureau: 23 December 1999 (23.12.1999)

Information valid as of: Not available

Report generated on: 07 May 2021 (07.05.2021)

(10) Publication number: (43) Publication date: (26) Publication language:
WO 2000/03209308 June 2000 (08.06.2000) English (EN)

(21) Application number: (22) Filing date: (25) Filing language:
PCT/US1999/02802924 November 1999 (24.11.1999) English (EN)

(31) Priority number(s): (32) Priority date(s): (33) Priority status:
09/200,127 (US)25 November 1998 (25.11.1998) Priority document received (in compliance with PCT Rule 17.1)

(51) International Patent Classification:
A61B 17/17 (2006.01); A61B 19/00 (2006.01); A61B 19/02 (2006.01); A61F 2/32 (2006.01); A61F 2/34 (2006.01); A61F 2/36 (2006.01); A61F 2/46 (2006.01)

(71) Applicant(s):
CHAN, Kwan-Ho [CA/US]; 4803 First Place Lubbock, TX 79416 (US) (for all designated states)

(72) Inventor(s):
CHAN, Kwan-Ho; 4803 First Place Lubbock, TX 79416 (US)

(74) Agent(s):
PANDISCIO, Mark, J.; Pandiscio & Pandiscio 470 Totten Pond Road Waltham, MA 02451-1914 (US)

(54) Title (EN): APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE RELATIVE POSITION OF BONES DURING SURGERY
(54) Title (FR): APPAREIL ET PROCEDE PERMETTANT DE DETERMINER LA POSITION RELATIVE DE DEUX OS PENDANT UNE OPERATION CHIRURGICALE

(57) Abstract:
(EN): A measuring gage (5) for measuring the relative position of two bones during surgery, the measuring gage (5) having an anchor (100), an adapter (200), an outrigger (300), and a locking joint (400).
(FR): L'invention porte sur un trusquin de mesure (5) de la position relative de deux os pendant une opération chirurgicale. Ledit trusquin (5) comporte une ancre (100), un adaptateur (200), un bras support (300) et un coupleur-bloqueur (400).

International search report:
Received at International Bureau: 14 February 2000 (14.02.2000) [US]

International Report on Patentability (IPRP) Chapter II of the PCT:
Chapter II demand received: 23 June 2000 (23.06.2000)

(81) Designated States:
AU, CA, JP, SG
European Patent Office (EPO) : AT, BE, CH, CY, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE