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1. (WO2013049195) ADJUSTABLE SPINE DISTRACTION IMPLANT
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/049195    International Application No.:    PCT/US2012/057324
Publication Date: 04.04.2013 International Filing Date: 26.09.2012
IPC:
A61F 2/44 (2006.01), A61B 17/70 (2006.01), A61F 2/46 (2006.01), A61F 2/28 (2006.01)
Applicants: LIFE SPINE, INC. [US/US]; 2401 W. Hassell Road, Suite 1535 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169 (US)
Inventors: WOLTERS, Madeline, C.; (US).
BUTLER, Michael, S.; (US)
Agent: ANDERSON, Scott, D.; Foley & Lardner LLP 3000 K Street, Suite 600 Washington, District of Columbia 20007-5109 (US)
Priority Data:
13/247,664 28.09.2011 US
Title (EN) ADJUSTABLE SPINE DISTRACTION IMPLANT
(FR) IMPLANT D'ÉCARTEMENT DE COLONNE AJUSTABLE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An adjustable spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume and/or cross sectional area in the spinal canal and/or neural foramen. The adjustable implant provides a spinal extension inhibitor. The implant includes elliptical or oval shaped adjustable member or spacer for positioning between and adjustably spacing apart the spinous processes.
(FR)L'invention concerne un implant d'écartement de colonne ajustable qui soulage la douleur associée à une sténose spinale et à une arthropathie des facettes par expansion du volume et/ou de la zone en coupe transversale dans le canal rachidien et/ou le foramen intervertébral. L'implant ajustable fournit un inhibiteur d'extension de colonne. L'implant comprend un élément ou écarteur ajustable de forme elliptique ou ovale destiné à être positionné entre les apophyses épineuses et à espacer de manière ajustable les apophyses épineuses.
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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, 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)