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1. (WO2018132764) INTERNAL ANKLE FIXATION AND STABILIZATION SYSTEMS, FOOT SECUREMENT AND JIG DEVICES, AND RELATED METHODS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/132764    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/013658
Publication Date: Fri Jul 20 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Jan 13 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: A61B 17/68
A61B 17/72
A61F 2/30
A61F 2/42
Applicants: DT MEDTECH, LLC
Inventors: HINTERMANN, Beat
HUXEL, Shawn
Title: INTERNAL ANKLE FIXATION AND STABILIZATION SYSTEMS, FOOT SECUREMENT AND JIG DEVICES, AND RELATED METHODS
Abstract:
Embodiments described herein provide an implant for rigid intramedullary fixation of the hindfoot complex with midfoot and/or forefoot and methods of implanting the same. Embodiments described herein can allow for the implant to be adapted to the patient based upon the extend of bone loss and instability. Embodiments herein also provide a jig system to facilitate the shaping of the foot and/or the implantation of the desctibed internal fixation systems.