04751922 is referenced by 144 patents and cites 7 patents.

An improved flexible medullary reamer for shaping the medullary space of bones. The shaft is comprised of a single solid element. To permit the use of an elongated guide element, the shaft may be axially bored throughout its length. Attached to the shaft's opposite ends respectively, a cutting head and a means of connecting the shaft to a drive mechanism. To compliment the shaft, said cutting head and connecting means may be centrally bored.

Title
Flexible medullary reamer
Application Number
6/879590
Publication Number
4751922
Application Date
June 27, 1986
Publication Date
June 21, 1988
Inventor
Al DiPietropolo
18 Euclid Ave., Haddonfield, 08033
NJ, US
Agent
Seidel Gonda Goldhammer & Abbott
IPC
A61F 5/04
View Original Source