08292923 is referenced by 2 patents and cites 29 patents.

The present invention involves a system and method for implanting an interspinous spacer configured to self-distract a stenotic interspinous space. The present system includes, but is not necessarily limited to, an interspinous spacer and insertion instrumentation for assisting in the implantation and positioning of the interspinous spacer within an interspinous space.

Title
Systems and methods for treating spinal stenosis
Application Number
12/578577
Publication Number
8292923 (B1)
Application Date
October 13, 2009
Publication Date
October 23, 2012
Inventor
Eric Dasso
San Diego
CA, US
Dave Reveley
San Diego
CA, US
Hyun Bae
San Diego
CA, US
Jeremy Malik
San Diego
CA, US
Benjamin Arnold
San Diego
CA, US
Agent
Jennifer Russell
Jonathan Spangler
NuVasive
Assignee
NuVasive
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/70
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