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1. (WO2009129285) FIBROUS IMPLANTS FOR CARTILAGE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT
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Pub. No.:    WO/2009/129285    International Application No.:    PCT/US2009/040621
Publication Date: 22.10.2009 International Filing Date: 15.04.2009
IPC:
A61F 2/30 (2006.01), A61F 2/36 (2006.01)
Applicants: ZIMMER, INC. [US/US]; P.O. Box 708 Warsaw, IN 46581-0708 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
LOWER, Jerry [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
THOMAS, Brian, H. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
MASON, James [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
MIMNAUGH, Kimberly [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: LOWER, Jerry; (US).
THOMAS, Brian, H.; (US).
MASON, James; (US).
MIMNAUGH, Kimberly; (US)
Agent: SARUSSI, Steven, J.; (US)
Priority Data:
61/045,023 15.04.2008 US
Title (EN) FIBROUS IMPLANTS FOR CARTILAGE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT
(FR) IMPLANTS FIBREUX POUR RÉPARATION OU REMPLACEMENT D'UN CARTILAGE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An orthopedic device (10) for repairing a cartilage defect and a method for utilizing the same. The orthopedic device includes an implant (14) capable of attachment to bone, and a bearing portion (36) extending from an exterior substrate of the implant. The implant may also include an anchor. The bearing portion includes a fibrous bearing surface (38) configured to articulate against adjacent anatomical structures, the bearing surface including fibres (44) which extend from the bearing portion to articulate adjacent anatomical structures.
(FR)L'invention concerne un dispositif orthopédique (10) pour réparer un défaut de cartilage et un procédé pour utiliser celui-ci. Le dispositif orthopédique comprend un implant (14) qui peut se fixer sur un os, et une partie palier (36) s'étendant à partir d'un substrat extérieur de l'implant. L'implant peut aussi comprendre une ancre. La partie palier comprend une surface de palier fibreuse (38) configurée pour s'articuler contre des structures anatomiques adjacentes, la surface de palier comprenant des fibres (44) qui s'étendent à partir de la partie palier pour articuler des structures anatomiques adjacentes.
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, MK, 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)