Global Patent Index - EP 1041944 A1

EP 1041944 A1 2000-10-11 - KNEE PROSTHESIS FEMORAL IMPLANT AND ORTHOPAEDIC EQUIPMENT SET COMPRISING SUCH A FEMORAL IMPLANT

Title (en)

KNEE PROSTHESIS FEMORAL IMPLANT AND ORTHOPAEDIC EQUIPMENT SET COMPRISING SUCH A FEMORAL IMPLANT

Title (de)

FEMURTEIL FÜR EINE KNIEGELENKPROTHESE SOWIE ORTHOPÄDISCHES SET , WELCHES DIESES FEMURTEIL ENTHÄLT

Title (fr)

IMPLANT FEMORAL D'UNE PROTHESE DE GENOU ET ENSEMBLE DE MATERIEL ORTHOPEDIQUE COMPRENANT UN TEL IMPLANT FEMORAL

Publication

EP 1041944 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 98959955 A

Priority

  • FR 9802692 W
  • FR 9716271 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2772593A1] The implant, comprising two condyles, a trochlea and a centromedullary pin designed to be fitted to the base of a support between the condyles, has a fore-pin (8) connecting the base and main pin. The fore-pin has positioning elements (12, 13, 21) for positioning the fore-pin and the main pin at the appropriate valgus angle in the frontal plane and in the saggital plane, ensuring a rotary joint line of contact with the femoral-patelar surface up to about 90 degrees of flexure.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61F 2/38

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/38 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/3859 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9932053A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE FR GB IE IT

EPO simple patent family

FR 2772593 A1 19990625; FR 2772593 B1 20000331; AU 1567499 A 19990712; EP 1041944 A1 20001011; US 6423096 B1 20020723; WO 9932053 A1 19990701; ZA 9811633 B 20000619

INPADOC legal status


2004-07-28 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040528

2003-06-25 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030512

2000-10-11 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000624

2000-10-11 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): BE DE FR GB IE IT