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Lehmann K Li, Rhodemann Li: Intervertebral spacer and tool and method for emplacement thereof. Li Medical Technologies, Pandiscio & Pandiscio, March 21, 2000: US06039761 (640 worldwide citation)

An intervertebral spacer comprises a multiplicity of interconnected wall elements collapsible to a first configuration wherein the wall elements are disposed in a compact arrangement, and expandable to a second configuration wherein the wall elements are disposed in an expanded arrangement which is ...


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Lehmann K Li: Variable tip-pressure surgical grasper. Li Medical Technologies, Pandiscio & Pandiscio, November 19, 1996: US05575805 (407 worldwide citation)

A variable tip-pressure surgical grasper includes a shaft assembly, a jaw assembly, and a handle assembly. The jaw assembly is disposed adjacent to the distal end of the shaft assembly and has first and second movable jaws. Mandible portions of the jaws serve as the tissue manipulating portions and ...


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Lehmann K Li: Surgical fastener assembly method of use. Li Medical Technologies, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, November 21, 2000: US06149669 (308 worldwide citation)

A surgical fastener method for fastening a first bio-organic tissue member to a second bio-organic tissue member comprising a plurality of suture anchors for insertion through respective openings in the first tissue member into respective aligned boreholes in the second tissue member and for securem ...


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Lehmann K Li: Anchor and anchor installation tool and method. Li Medical Technologies, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, November 25, 1997: US05690649 (278 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for inserting an anchor into a bore in a medium, the anchor being adapted to engage the walls of the bore for securing the anchor into the medium. The bore is sized slightly larger than the outside diameter of the anchor in its undeployed condition. The apparatus includes a first manually ...


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Lehmann K Li: Surgical fastener and method and apparatus for ligament repair. Li Medical Technologies, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, January 13, 1998: US05707395 (237 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for anchoring a ligament or ligament replacement into a bone comprising an expandable member for insertion into a borehole formed in the bone, the expandable member having an exterior gripping surface for engaging with the borehole and a central longitudinally extending channel, ...


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Lehmann K Li: Soft tissue suspension clip, clip assembly, emplacement tool and method. Li Medical Technologies, Pandiscio & Pandiscio, September 21, 1999: US05954057 (225 worldwide citation)

A suspension clip assembly for suspending soft tissue from an appropriate bodily support structure, wherein the suspension clip assembly includes a suspension clip having a pointed structure for penetrating the soft tissue. The suspension clip assembly further includes a suspension strap mounted at ...


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Lehmann K Li: Anchor and method for securement into a bore. Li Medical Technologies, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, July 8, 1997: US05645589 (213 worldwide citation)

An anchor and method for securement into a bore in a medium. The anchor has a first generally hollow cylindrical section having a first plurality of spaced longitudinally directed fingers and a second generally hollow cylindrical section having a second plurality of spaced longitudinally directed fi ...


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Lehmann K Li: Surgical anchor and package and cartridge for surgical anchor. Li Medical Technologies, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, February 8, 2000: US06022373 (176 worldwide citation)

A cartridge for holding a generally cylindrical surgical fastener in position for ease of handling, comprising a holder having a surface for grasping by a user, the holder having a cup-shaped surface for engagement with the surgical fastener and for fixing the fastener in position on the holder and ...


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Lehmann K Li: Method and apparatus for securing ligaments. Li Medical Technologies, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, July 1, 1997: US05643266 (154 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for reattaching a ligament or implanting a ligament replacement in bone comprising a first ligament attaching element for coupling to a first end of the ligament or ligament replacement, a second ligament attaching element for coupling to a second end of the ligament or ligament replacemen ...


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Lehmann K Li: Intracorporeal knot tying apparatus and method. Li Medical Technologies, Pandiscio & Pandiscio, October 5, 1993: US05250054 (152 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for tying knots in suture at a interior surgical site. The apparatus comprises an elongated hollow member having a distal portion extending at an acute angle to the major longitudinal axis of the hollow member and terminating in a distal end surface, and a rod being partly flexi ...