1585436-A2 is referenced by 1 patents and cites 4 patents.

Spinal rod approximator for seating a stabilizing rod in a rod-receiving portion of a spinal implant and inserting closure mechanism is provided. In one embodiment, a spinal rod approximator is provided including a body with gripping branches, inserter shaft, threaded collar, and outer sleeve.

Title
Spinal rod approximator
Application Number
EP20040704875 20040123
Publication Number
1585436 (A2)
Application Date
January 23, 2004
Publication Date
October 19, 2005
Inventor
Burgess Ian C
US
Rybicki Christopher Ryan
US
Dunbar William L Jr
US
Assignee
Depuy Spine
US
IPC
A61B 01/00
A61B 17/88
A61B 17/58
A61B 17/88
A61B 17/58
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