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David C Holmes: Implantable spinal assist device. University of Miami, Watov & Kipnes, May 16, 1995: US05415661 (810 worldwide citation)

An implantable device for restoring normal biomechanical function to a motion segment unit of the spine which includes a curvilinear body composed of a composite material made up of a fiber material interspersed in a matrix material.


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Mark D Brown, David C Holmes: Apparatus and method for measuring spinal instability. Hedman Gibson Costigan & Hoare, February 13, 1990: US04899761 (95 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for measuring spinal instability provides a vertebrae distractor having a pair of distractor arms driven by a motor which separate adjacent vertebrae of a motion segment unit of the spine at a constant rate of distraction up to a predetermined maximum force and measuring the ...


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David C Holmes: Apparatus and method for measuring instability of a motion segment unit of a spine. Mekanika, Watov & Kipnes P C, December 26, 2006: US07153281 (73 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for measuring spinal instability through the use of a distractor arm assembly having segments pivotal with respect to each other and movable through the movement of a pivotal collar assembly along a centrally positioned jackscrew.


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Frederick J Holmes, David C Holmes: Apparatus for attaching an accessory to an excavator. Richard C Litman, December 17, 2002: US06493967 (11 worldwide citation)

The apparatus for attaching an accessory to an excavator is a device for attaching a grader blade, brush blade, compactor, or other accessory to the bucket of an excavator. The apparatus has a body to which the accessory is attached which has a pair of hooks which slide between adjacent pairs of tee ...


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David C Holmes, Frederick J Holmes: Scraper and rake attachment for excavator bucket. Richard C Litman, January 31, 2006: US06990758 (6 worldwide citation)

A heavy-duty scraping and rake attachment for excavator buckets for clearing brush-covered earth. The attachment is easily mountable to the bucket, thus avoiding the work and expense of removing the bucket from the arm. The scraper portion provides for offset toothed scrapers, a combination of tooth ...


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Frederick J Holmes, David C Holmes: Apparatus for attaching an accessory to an excavator. Richard C Litman, Litman Law Offices, November 29, 2001: US20010045031-A1

The apparatus for attaching an accessory to an excavator is a device for attaching a grader blade, brush blade, compactor, or other accessory to the bucket of an excavator. The apparatus has a body to which the accessory is attached which has a pair of hooks which slide between adjacent pairs of tee ...


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David C Holmes: Apparatus and method for restoring biomechanical function to a motion segment unit of the spine. Watov & Kipnes PC, June 24, 2004: US20040122427-A1

A method of restoring stability to an unstable motion segment unit of the spine in which pre and post decompression measurements of at least one characteristic of the targeted motion segment unit, or combination of motion segment units, are compared with a data bank of measurements of the same chara ...


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David C Holmes: Apparatus and method for measuring instability of a motion segment unit of a spine. Watov & Kipnes PC, June 17, 2004: US20040116835-A1

Apparatus and method for measuring spinal instability through the use of a distractor arm assembly having segments pivotal with respect to each other and movable through the movement of a pivotal collar assembly along a centrally positioned jackscrew.