Process and apparatus for tibial plateau compenent
Modulator knee prosthesis system
Tibial prosthesis with independent medial and lateral baseplates
Modular tibial support pegs for the tibial component of a prosthetic knee replacement system
Screw-nut for screwing implants together
Ribbed augment for a prosthetic implant
Tibial element for a replacement knee prosthesis Patent #: 5413605
ApplicationNo. 331521 filed on 01/09/1995
US Classes:623/20.32Tibial bone
ExaminersPrimary: Brittingham, Debra S.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassA61F 002/38
Foreign Application Priority Data1993-03-10 FR
AbstractA tibial implant for knee prosthesis has a tibial socket (1) accepting a tibial plate (2) notably in polyethylene. The tibial socket (1) has a recess (1a) with a shape and section chosen to allow, from the upper face of said socket (1), the engagement, centering and holding in place, with the capability of angular orientation, of an anchoring and/or stabilizing pin with fins (3).