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Arie Scholten, Mark A Reiley: Surgical protocol for fixation of osteoporotic bone using inflatable device. Townsend and Townsend, November 13, 1990: US04969888 (653 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for the fixation of osteoporotic bones and especially vertebral body compression fractures, Colles' fractures and fractures of the proximal humerus. The method of the present invention includes a series of steps including penetrating the bone having the fracture with a guide p ...


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten, Karen D Talmadge, Robert M Scribner: Systems and methods for treating fractured or diseased bone using expandable bodies. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, June 19, 2001: US06248110 (565 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods treat fractured or diseased bone by deploying more than a single therapeutic tool into the bone. In one arrangement, the systems and methods deploy an expandable body in association with a bone cement nozzle into the bone, such that both occupy the bone interior at the same time. ...


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten, Karen D Talmadge: Inflatable device for use in surgical protocols relating to treatment of fractured or diseased bones. Ryan Maki Mann & Hohenfeldt, October 27, 1998: US05827289 (561 worldwide citation)

A balloon for use in compressing cancellous bone and marrow (also known as medullary bone or trabecular bone) against the inner cortex of bones whether the bones are fractured or not. The balloon comprises an inflatable, non-expandable balloon body for insertion into said bone. The body has a shape ...


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Arie Scholten, Mark A Reiley: Surgical protocol for fixation of bone using inflatable device. Townsend and Townsend, April 28, 1992: US05108404 (486 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for the fixation of osteoporotic and non-osteoporotic bones and especially vertebral body compression fractures, Colles' fractures and fractures of the proximal humerus. The method of the present invention includes a series of steps including penetrating the bone having the fr ...


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten, Karen Talmadge: Inflatable device for use in surgical protocol relating to fixation of bone. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, May 23, 2000: US06066154 (414 worldwide citation)

A balloon for use in compressing cancellous bone and marrow (also known as medullary bone or trabecular bone) against the inner cortex of bones whether the bones are fractured or not. The balloon comprises an inflatable, non-expandable balloon body for insertion into said bone. The body has a shape ...


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten, Karen Talmadge: Inflatable device for use in surgical protocol relating to fixation of bone. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion, May 22, 2001: US06235043 (397 worldwide citation)

A balloon for use in compressing cancellous bone and marrow (also known as medullary bone or trabecular bone) against the inner cortex of bones whether the bones are fractured or not. The balloon comprises an inflatable, non-expandable balloon body for insertion into said bone. The body has a shape ...


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Frank M Phillips, Richard W Layne, Bryce Anton Way, Derek S Rothwell, Alberto Ruiz Cantu, Avram Allan Edidin, Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten: Devices for creating voids in interior body regions and related methods. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, August 2, 2005: US06923813 (313 worldwide citation)

Several embodiments of cutting tips for tools for creating voids in interior body regions are provided. The cutting tips provide for rotational and translational cutting. An actuator mechanism for deploying a cutting tip converts the rotational movement of a wheel into translational movement of a pl ...


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten, Robert M Scribner, Michael L Reo: Systems and methods for injecting flowable materials into bones. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, April 11, 2000: US06048346 (303 worldwide citation)

A tube body includes an interior bore to carry a material flow into bone. The tube body includes a dispensing end having an opening communicating with the bore to dispense the material flow. One embodiment provides a cutting element, which extends in the opening to permit passage of the material flo ...


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten: Structures and methods for creating cavities in interior body regions. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, August 27, 2002: US06440138 (288 worldwide citation)

Tools carry structures that are deployed inside bone and, when manipulated, cut cancellous bone to form a cavity.


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Mark A Reiley, Arie Scholten, Karen Talmadge: Inflatable device for use in surgical protocol relating to fixation of bone. Kyphon, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, July 23, 2002: US06423083 (229 worldwide citation)

A balloon for use in compressing cancellous bone and marrow (also known as medullary bone or trabecular bone) against the inner cortex of bones whether the bones are fractured or not. The balloon comprises an inflatable, non-expandable balloon body for insertion into said bone. The body has a shape ...