Some content of this application is unavailable at the moment.
If this situation persist, please contact us atFeedback&Contact
1. (WO2009021144) DEVICE FOR VARIABLY ADJUSTING INTERVERTEBRAL DISTRACTION AND LORDOSIS
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.: WO/2009/021144 International Application No.: PCT/US2008/072534
Publication Date: 12.02.2009 International Filing Date: 07.08.2008
IPC:
A61F 2/44 (2006.01) ,A61B 17/02 (2006.01) ,A61B 17/70 (2006.01)
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
F
FILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
2
Filters implantable into blood vessels; Prostheses, i.e. artificial substitutes or replacements for parts of the body; Appliances for connecting them with the body; Devices providing patency to, or preventing collapsing of, tubular structures of the body, e.g. stents
02
Prostheses implantable into the body
30
Joints
44
for the spine, e.g. vertebrae, spinal discs
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
B
DIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
17
Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
02
for holding wounds open; Tractors
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
B
DIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
17
Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
56
Surgical instruments or methods for treatment of bones or joints; Devices specially adapted therefor
58
for osteosynthesis, e.g. bone plates, screws or the like
68
Internal fixation devices
70
Spinal positioners or stabilisers
Applicants:
LOWRY, David [US/US]; US (UsOnly)
O'FARRELL, Desmond [US/US]; US (UsOnly)
TUINSTRA, Scott [US/US]; US (UsOnly)
VELDMAN, Roger [US/US]; US (UsOnly)
TRANSCORP, INC. [US/US]; 1000-100th Street, Suite F Byron Center, MI 49315, US (AllExceptUS)
Inventors:
LOWRY, David; US
O'FARRELL, Desmond; US
TUINSTRA, Scott; US
VELDMAN, Roger; US
Agent:
LIMBACH, Douglas, C. ; SHAY GLENN, LLP 2755 Campus Drive, Suite 210 San Mateo, CA 94403, US
Priority Data:
60/954,50707.08.2007US
Title (EN) DEVICE FOR VARIABLY ADJUSTING INTERVERTEBRAL DISTRACTION AND LORDOSIS
(FR) DISPOSITIF DE CORRECTION VARIABLE DE DISTRACTION INTERVERTÉBRALE ET DE LORDOSE
Abstract:
(EN) A removably insertable or an implantable surgical apparatus is configured for insertion between adjacent vertebrae during spinal surgery and adjusted in-situ to produce varying degrees of distraction, neural-decompression, lordotic, kyphotic and/or scoliotic adjustment in the spine.
(FR) Un appareil chirurgical insérable de manière amovible est conçu pour être inséré entre des vertèbres adjacentes au cours d'une chirurgie rachidienne et ajusté in situ afin de produire des degrés variables de distraction, de libération nerveuse, de correction lordotique, cyphotique et/ou scoliotique dans le rachis.
front page image
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KN, KP, KR, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RS, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Office (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (EPO) (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG)
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)