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1. (WO2015114591) BONE CONDUCTION IMPLANT

Pub. No.:    WO/2015/114591    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2015/050733
Publication Date: Fri Aug 07 01:59:59 CEST 2015 International Filing Date: Sat Jan 31 00:59:59 CET 2015
IPC: H04R 25/00
A61F 11/00
Applicants: BJORN, Goran
ANDERSSON, Marcus
MAGNANDER, Stefan
JOHANSSON, Stellan
COCHLEAR LIMITED
Inventors: BJORN, Goran
ANDERSSON, Marcus
MAGNANDER, Stefan
JOHANSSON, Stellan
Title: BONE CONDUCTION IMPLANT
Abstract:
An apparatus for a bone conduction implant is provided. The apparatus comprises a bone fixture including a screw thread configured to screw into a skull. At least a portion of a section of the screw head that extends at least a portion of the way along a helix of the thread is non-uniform. At least a portion of the screw thread includes a porous-solid scaffold configured to promote growth of a recipient's skull bone.