Device for the resection of bones, method for producing such a device, endoprosthesis suited for this purpose and method for producing such an endoprosthesis

  • US 9,839,433 B2
  • Filed: 06/15/2016
  • Issued: 12/12/2017
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/13/2009
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A device for preparing a bone for an implant comprising:

  • a support portion comprising a plurality of elongate elements shaped as a reproduction according to corresponding elongate surface structures of the bone from a three-dimensional image of the bone, the plurality of elongate elements arranged to form cavities that can engage anatomy of the bone; and

    a tool guide portion attached to the support portion, the tool guide portion including a first tool guide oriented and positioned by the support portion to prepare an area of the bone for receiving an implant.

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