04570618 is referenced by 100 patents and cites 10 patents.

The method and apparatus of stabilizing the spine wherein a bone graft has been provided between spaced vertebral bodies which comprises engaging preformed wire members having loops connected by wire with each loop engaging the transverse process of a vertebra, forming the wire connecting loops in an arch extending posteriorly of the lamina, and packing bone cement about the wire members and longitudinally between the lamina.

Title
Intervertebral body wire stabilization
Application Number
6/555361
Publication Number
4570618
Application Date
November 23, 1983
Publication Date
February 18, 1986
Inventor
Kent K Wu
Royal Oak
MI, US
Agent
Barnes Kisselle Raisch Choate Whittemore & Hulbert
Assignee
Henry Ford Hospital
MI, US
IPC
A61F 5/04
A61F 5/00
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