(19)
(11)EP 3 636 175 A3

(12)EUROPEAN PATENT APPLICATION

(88)Date of publication A3:
22.07.2020 Bulletin 2020/30

(43)Date of publication A2:
15.04.2020 Bulletin 2020/16

(21)Application number: 19201599.8

(22)Date of filing:  07.10.2019
(51)International Patent Classification (IPC): 
A61B 17/17(2006.01)
A61B 17/74(2006.01)
(84)Designated Contracting States:
AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR
Designated Extension States:
BA ME
Designated Validation States:
KH MA MD TN

(30)Priority: 08.10.2018 US 201816153873

(71)Applicant: Globus Medical, Inc.
Audubon, PA 19403 (US)

(72)Inventors:
  • HEDGELAND, Mark
    EAGLEVILLE, PA 19403 (US)
  • ROSSNEY, Mark
    DOWNINGTON, PA 19335 (US)
  • JANSEN, David R.
    GLENMOORE, PA 19343 (US)

(74)Representative: Morabito, Sara et al
Cantaluppi & Partners S.r.l. Piazzetta Cappellato Pedrocchi, 18
35122 Padova
35122 Padova (IT)

  


(54)SYSTEMS FOR INTRAMEDULLARY NAIL IMPLANTATION


(57) Intramedullary nails, aiming guide assemblies, and methods. The aiming guide assembly can include an aiming guide having an elongate proximal handle portion. A generally arcuate distal implant alignment tip connector portion is connected to the proximal handle portion and has a distal implant alignment tip extending along a tip axis parallel to a longitudinal axis of the proximal handle portion. A recon module may be releasably attached to a proximal end of the proximal handle portion. An oblique module may be releasably attached to the distal implant alignment tip portion.







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