Patents by Inventor Rodolfo Capanna

Rodolfo Capanna has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20230059549
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a stem for or of an implant having a longitudinal axis and at least one recess adapted for cemented implantation into the medullary cavity and/or a cavity created by surgery of a long bone, characterized in that the recess is interrupted by a barrier. Further the present invention relates to a method for preparing a stem of an implant according to any one of the preceding claims for implantation, comprising the step of placing cement into the recess (12) on both sides of the barrier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 15, 2020
    Publication date: February 23, 2023
    Applicant: WALDEMAR LINK GMBH & CO. KG
    Inventors: Helmut D. LINK, Rodolfo CAPANNA
  • Publication number: 20210093455
    Abstract: The present invention provides an active substance application insert (10, 110) for an implant (30), in particular a joint implant. The active substance application insert has a main body (11), an active substance chamber (12) formed in the main body, an application side (13, 113) which forms a front face of the active substance chamber, wherein the application side has a plurality of application openings (14, 114), and a securing means (15) with which the main body can be detachably secured in the implant. In a state in which the main body is inserted into the implant, the application side faces outwards relative to the implant, such that the application openings connect the active substance chamber to the environment of the implant. Furthermore, within the scope of the present invention an implant (30) with a recess (31) for receiving an active substance application insert (10, 110) is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Applicant: Waldemar Link GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Rodolfo Capanna, Helmut D. Link