07951170 is referenced by 47 patents and cites 643 patents.

A dynamic longitudinal connecting member assembly includes an anchor member having an integral or otherwise fixed elongate core of circular or non-circular cross-section. The core is pre-tensioned and extends through at least one elastic spacer and at least one outer sleeve. The anchor member and the outer sleeve each attach to at least one bone anchor. In operation, the core is held in tension by the spacer.

Title
Dynamic stabilization connecting member with pre-tensioned solid core
Application Number
12/156260
Publication Number
7951170 (B2)
Application Date
May 30, 2008
Publication Date
May 31, 2011
Inventor
Roger P Jackson
Prairie Village
KS, US
Agent
John C McMahon
IPC
A61B 17/70
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