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1. (WO1996002203) MODULAR INTRAMEDULLARY NAIL
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/1996/002203    International Application No.:    PCT/US1995/008917
Publication Date: 01.02.1996 International Filing Date: 14.07.1995
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    09.02.1996    
IPC:
A61B 17/72 (2006.01), A61F 2/00 (2006.01), A61F 2/30 (2006.01), A61F 2/36 (2006.01)
Applicants: SMITH & NEPHEW RICHARDS INC. [US/US]; 1450 Brooks Road, Memphis, TN 38116 (US)
Inventors: BROSNAHAN, Robert; (US).
JAMES, Anthony; (US).
LEE, Harry; (US).
RUSSELL, Thomas, A.; (US)
Agent: KRIEGER, Paul, E.; Pravel, Hewitt, Kimball & Krieger, P.C., 10th floor, 1177 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027-9095 (US)
Priority Data:
08/275,806 15.07.1994 US
Title (EN) MODULAR INTRAMEDULLARY NAIL
(FR) CLOU INTRAMEDULLAIRE MODULAIRE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A modular intramedullary nail (10) has two or more modular components (12, 14, 16) of varied sizes and designs, which are joined by a Morse taper friction fit (28). Adjacent modular components are prevented from rotating relative to each other, and can be properly aligned when assembled.
(FR)Clou (10) intramédullaire modulaire qui comporte deux ou plusieurs éléments (12, 14, 16) de taille et de forme différentes qui sont joints par raccord (28) de friction à cône Morse. Les éléments modulaires adjacents ne peuvent effectuer un mouvement de rotation les uns par rapport aux autres et peuvent être adéquatement alignés lors de l'assemblage.
Designated States: AU, CA, JP.
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, DE, DK, ES, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)