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1. (WO2009059227) EXPANDABLE ATTACHMENT DEVICE AND METHOD
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Pub. No.:    WO/2009/059227    International Application No.:    PCT/US2008/082118
Publication Date: 07.05.2009 International Filing Date: 31.10.2008
IPC:
A61B 17/04 (2006.01), A61F 2/08 (2006.01), A61B 17/86 (2006.01)
Applicants: STOUT MEDICAL GROUP, L.P. [US/US]; 410 East Walnut Street, Suite 8, Perkasie, Pennsylvania 18944 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
GREENHALGH, E. Skott [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
ROMANO, John-Paul [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
IGOE, Michael P. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
KIEFER, Robert A. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
TREXLER, Wade Kevin [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: GREENHALGH, E. Skott; (US).
ROMANO, John-Paul; (US).
IGOE, Michael P.; (US).
KIEFER, Robert A.; (US).
TREXLER, Wade Kevin; (US)
Agent: LEVINE, David A.; LEVINE BAGADE HAN LLP, 2400 Geng Road, Suite 120, Palo Alto, California 94303 (US)
Priority Data:
60/985,087 02.11.2007 US
Title (EN) EXPANDABLE ATTACHMENT DEVICE AND METHOD
(FR) DISPOSITIF DE FIXATION EXTENSIBLE ET PROCÉDÉ
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An attachment device with a radially expandable section is disclosed. The attachment device can have helical threads, for example, to facilitate screwing the attachment device into a bone. Methods of using the same are also disclosed. The attachment device can be positioned to radially expand the expandable section in cancellous bone substantially surrounded by cortical bone.
(FR)La présente invention concerne un dispositif de fixation avec une section radialement extensible. Le dispositif de fixation peut avoir des filetages hélicoïdaux, par exemple, pour faciliter le vissage du dispositif de fixation dans un os. Des procédés d'utilisation de celui-ci sont également décrits. Le dispositif de fixation peut être positionné pour étendre radialement la section extensible dans un os spongieux sensiblement entouré d'os cortical.
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 (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (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)