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Hark C Chan: Information distribution and processing system. Data Innovation L L C, Martin & Ferraro, February 20, 2007: US07181758 (489 worldwide citation)

An information distribution and processing system contains a sender and a plurality of processing units. The sender delivers a set of digital data, without receiving a request signal, to the plurality of processor units. The set of digital data contains a first set of displayable data, a second set ...


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Hark C Chan: Information distribution and processing system. Data Innovation, Martin & Ferraro, March 24, 2009: US07508789 (479 worldwide citation)

An information distribution and processing system contains a remote site, a sender and a receiving apparatus. The remote site contains a first set of digital data. The sender delivers a second set of digital data to the receiving device. In one embodiment of the present invention, the receiving devi ...


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Hark C Chan: Information distribution and processing system. Online News Link, Martin & Ferraro, June 4, 2013: US08457545 (465 worldwide citation)

An information distribution and processing system contains a remote site, a sender and a receiving apparatus. The remote site contains a first set of digital data. The sender delivers a second set of digital data to the receiving device. In one embodiment of the present invention, the receiving devi ...


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Gary K Michelson: Skeletal plating system. Martin & Ferraro, October 31, 2000: US06139550 (451 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to (1) a plating system having multiple and single locking mechanisms for general skeletal use other than in the anterior cervical spine; (2) an orthopedic plating system that permits a pair of bone screws to be inserted into a bone in a crossed over orientation and ...


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Gary K Michelson: Instrumentation and method for creating an intervertebral space for receiving an implant. Martin & Ferraro, May 1, 2001: US06224607 (450 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument set for use in spinal surgery for forming a substantially quadrilateral space in the spine for implanting a spinal implant at least in part into and at least in part across a disc space between adjacent vertebral bodies and methods of use are disclosed. The instrument set inclu ...


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Gary Karlin Michelson: Apparatus for inserting spinal implants. Martin & Ferraro, August 1, 2000: US06096038 (445 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and a method of inserting spinal implants is disclosed in which an intervertebral space is first distracted, a hollow sleeve having teeth at one end is then driven into the vertebrae adjacent that disc space. A drill is then passed through the hollow sleeve removing disc and bone in prepar ...


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Gary K Michelson: Multi-lock anterior cervical plating system. Martin & Ferraro, February 27, 2001: US06193721 (426 worldwide citation)

Anatomically contoured anterior cervical plates with bone ingrowth surfaces, providing for intersegmental compressive preloading, and a rigid and locked interface to all of the bone screws, with those engaging the vertebrae deployed in highly convergent pairs. The bone screws have a tapered self-tap ...


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Gary K Michelson: Interbody spinal fusion implants with multi-lock for locking opposed screws. Martin & Ferraro, May 6, 2003: US06558423 (371 worldwide citation)

An apparatus includes an interbody spinal fusion implant having a leading end, a trailing end, and a length therebetween, and opposed upper and lower portions adapted to contact each of the adjacent vertebral bodies. Each of the upper and lower portions has at least one opening adapted to communicat ...


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Gary Karlin Michelson: Apparatus instrumentation, and method for spinal fixation. Martin & Ferraro, September 19, 2000: US06120503 (368 worldwide citation)

A spinal fixation device for stabilizing one or more segments of the human spine and for preventing the dislodgement of intervertebral spinal fusion implants, which remains permanently fixated once applied. The spinal fixation device of the present invention comprises of a staple member made of mate ...


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Gary K Michelson: Flanged interbody spinal fusion implants. Martin & Ferraro, May 4, 2004: US06730127 (357 worldwide citation)

A flanged interbody spinal fusion implant for insertion at least in part between adjacent vertebral bodies has opposed upper and lower surfaces adapted to contact each of the adjacent vertebral bodies from within the disc space, a leading end for insertion between the adjacent vertebral bodies, and ...