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A surgical assembly for resecting a greater tubercle from a humerus of a patient during performance of a shoulder replacement procedure. The surgical assembly includes a cutting tool for resecting the greater tubercle from the humerus. The surgical assembly also includes a tool guide member having a tool guide surface defined therein. The tool guide surface is configured to position the cutting tool in a predetermined position relative to the greater tubercle of the humerus. A method of resecting a greater tubercle from a humerus of a patient during performance of a shoulder replacement procedure is also disclosed.

Title
Method and apparatus for resecting a greater tubercle from a humerus of a patient during performance of a shoulder replacement procedure
Application Number
9/767487
Publication Number
6780190 (B2)
Application Date
January 23, 2001
Publication Date
August 24, 2004
Inventor
Brian J Maroney
Ft. Wayne
IN, US
Agent
Maginot Moore & Beck
US
Assignee
DePuy Orthopaedics
IN, US
IPC
A61F 5/00
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