Patent Number: 6,254,268

Title: Bone cement mixing apparatus

Abstract: The present invention relates to a bone cement mixing apparatus for mixing a quantity of monomer from a monomer dispensing apparatus with a quantity of bone cement in the presence of a vacuum. The mixing device includes a bowl, a lid connectable to the bowl, a luer lock connectable with a luer from the monomer dispensing apparatus, a crank rotatably connectable to the lid and extending through the lid, a blade off-set positioned inside the bowl and non-concentrically connected to the crank, and a vacuum source connectable to the device.

Inventors: Long; Jack F. (Warsaw, IN)

Assignee: Depuy Orthopaedics, Inc.

International Classification: A61F 2/46 (20060101); B01F 15/02 (20060101); B01F 13/00 (20060101); B01F 15/00 (20060101); B01F 13/06 (20060101); B01F 3/12 (20060101); B01F 7/00 (20060101); A61B 19/00 (20060101); A61B 19/02 (20060101); B01F 013/06 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018