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Pub. No.:    WO/2012/102842    International Application No.:    PCT/US2012/020257
Publication Date: 02.08.2012 International Filing Date: 05.01.2012
A61B 17/17 (2006.01)
Applicants: LASER SPINE INSTITUTE, LLC [US/US]; 3001 N. Rocky Pt. Dr. E., Ste. 300 Tampa, FL 33607 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
BERECZKI, Zoltan [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: BERECZKI, Zoltan; (US)
Agent: LOCKE, Scott D.; Dorf & Nelson LLP The International Corporate Center 555 Theodore Fremd Ave Rye, NY 10580 (US)
Priority Data:
13/016,358 28.01.2011 US
Abstract: front page image
(EN)The present invention generally relates to tools, kits and methods for conducting surgeries, such as minimally invasive foraminotomies. The tools are designed to permit medical practitioners to approach sites in need of a foraminotomy from an anterior posterior angle and thus to remedy pain with decreased discomfort to the patient.
(FR)La présente invention concerne en général des outils, des kits et des procédés de mise en œuvre de chirurgies, telles que des foraminotomies à effraction minimale. Les outils sont conçus pour permettre à des médecins praticiens d'atteindre des sites qui ont besoin d'une foraminotomie à partir d'un angle antérieur postérieur et ainsi de remédier à la douleur en diminuant l'inconfort du patient.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CL, 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, PE, PG, PH, PL, PT, QA, RO, RS, RU, RW, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TH, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LR, LS, MW, MZ, NA, RW, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AL, 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, RS, SE, SI, SK, SM, 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)