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1. (WO2009064831) BONE ANCHOR AND SPINAL ALIGNMENT SYSTEM
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Pub. No.:    WO/2009/064831    International Application No.:    PCT/US2008/083312
Publication Date: 22.05.2009 International Filing Date: 13.11.2008
IPC:
A61B 17/70 (2006.01)
Applicants: WARSAW ORTHOPEDIC, INC. [US/US]; 2500 Silveus Crossing, Warsaw, Indiana 46581 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
SCHWAB, Frank Johann [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: SCHWAB, Frank Johann; (US)
Agent: CONWAY, Jason H.; 100 North Broadway, 17th Floor, St. Louis, Missouri 63102 (US)
Priority Data:
11/941,242 16.11.2007 US
Title (EN) BONE ANCHOR AND SPINAL ALIGNMENT SYSTEM
(FR) ELÉMENT D'ANCRAGE OSSEUX ET SYSTÈME D'ALIGNEMENT VERTÉBRAL
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An anchor for attaching an elongate member to bone. The anchor (20) includes a longitudinal shaft (22) having a tip (24) at one end adapted to enter bone. A thread (26) extends along the shaft for advancing the shaft into the bone and holding the shaft in place in the bone. A head (28) is mounted on the shaft at a position spaced from the tip. The anchor also includes connector mounts (30, 32) spaced along the head. Each mount is adapted to connect the elongate member to the head.
(FR)La présente invention concerne un élément d'ancrage permettant de fixer un élément allongé à l'os. L'élément d'ancrage (20) comprend une tige longitudinale (22) ayant une pointe (24) à une extrémité adaptée pour entrer dans l'os. Un filetage (26) s'étend le long de la tige pour faire avancer la tige dans l'os et pour maintenir la tige en place dans l'os. Une tête (28) est montée sur la tige à une position éloignée de la pointe. L'élément d'ancrage comprend également des bagues de raccordement (30, 32) espacées le long de la tête. Chaque bague est adaptée pour raccorder l'élément allongé à la tête.
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Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)