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Harkey Louis, Currier Bradford, Selvitelli David M, Reynolds Martin A, Doherty Thomas V: Orthopaedic rod/plate locking mechanism. Depuy Acromed, February 20, 2002: EP1180348-A2 (33 worldwide citation)

An orthopaedic method and anchor assemblies for anchoring a linkage such as a rod or cable used for fixation or reduction. One assembly includes an anchor plate and a slotted anchor bolt that captures the plate in a one-piece assembly for convenient installation. The base of the anchor bolt lies bel ...


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Konieczynski David D, Doherty Thomas V, Whipple Dale, Casey Niall, Hall Mark: Polyaxial bone screw. Depuy Spine, Konieczynski David D, Doherty Thomas V, Whipple Dale, Casey Niall, Hall Mark, GEARY William C III, January 20, 2005: WO/2005/004699 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention generally provides a polyaxial fixation device having a shank with a spherical head formed on a proximal end thereof, and a receiver member having an axial passage formed therein that is adapted to polyaxially seat the spherical head of the shank. The polyaxial bone screw furth ...


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Doherty Thomas V, Hall Mark T, Selvitelli David M, Sheeran Danielle C, Runco Thomas: Bone anchor assemblies. Depuy Spine Sarl, Doherty Thomas V, Hall Mark T, Selvitelli David M, Sheeran Danielle C, Runco Thomas, JOHNSON Philip S, July 21, 2005: WO/2005/065397 (4 worldwide citation)

A bone anchor assembly may include a bone anchor having a distal shaft configured to engage bone and a proximal member. The proximal member may have a first section and a second section coupled to at least a portion of the bone anchor. The second section may be movably connected to the first section ...


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Selvitelli David M, Reynolds Martin A, Doherty Thomas V: Spinal rod/plate locking mechanism. Depuy Spine, March 7, 2007: EP1759647-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

An orthopaedic junction or anchor assembly for anchoring a linkage such as a rod or cable used for fixation or reduction. The assembly includes a slotted bolt that fits through an apertured plate, and a support platform that fits over the bolt, capturing the plate in a one-piece assembly for conveni ...


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Harkey Louis, Currier Bradford, Selvitelli David M, Reynolds Martin A, Doherty Thomas V: Orthopaedic locking mechanism. Depuy Acromed, April 9, 2002: JP2002-102241 (2 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a surgical method and an anchor assembly for anchoring a rod member or a connecting member such as a cable used for fixing or reducing a fractured or damaged part of bone.SOLUTION: One example of the assembly is provided with an anchor plate and an anchor bolt with a ...


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Doherty Thomas V, Hall Mark T, Runco Thomas: Bone anchor assemblies and methods of manufacturing bone anchor assemblies. Depuy Spine Sarl, Doherty Thomas V, Hall Mark T, Runco Thomas, JOHNSON Philip S, July 21, 2005: WO/2005/065413 (2 worldwide citation)

A bone anchor assembly may include a bone anchor having a proximal head and a distal shaft configured to engage bone and a receiving member for receiving a spinal fixation element to be coupled to the bone anchor. The receiving member may have a first end having a first bore defining a first bore ax ...


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Selvitelli David M, Reynolds Martin A, Doherty Thomas V: Spinal rod/plate locking mechanism. Depuy Acromed, February 20, 2002: EP1180347-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

An orthopaedic junction or anchor assembly for anchoring a linkage such as a rod or cable used for fixation or reduction. The assembly includes a slotted bolt that fits through an apertured plate, and a support platform that fits over the bolt, capturing the plate in a one-piece assembly for conveni ...


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KONIECZYNSKI DAVID D, DOHERTY THOMAS V, WHIPPLE DALE, CASEY NIALL, HALL MARK: [fr] Vis à os polyaxiale, [de] Polyaxiale Knochenschraube, [en] Polyaxial bone screw. DEPUY SPINE SARL, August 18, 2010: EP2218414-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

[en] The present invention generally provides a polyaxial fixation device having a shank with a spherical head formed on a proximal end thereof, and a receiver member having an axial passage formed therein that is adapted to polyaxially seat the spherical head of the shank. The polyaxial bone screw ...


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Rosenberg William S, Doherty Thomas V, Boomer Mark, Jones Bryan S: Spinal rod approximator. Depuy Acromed, Rosenberg William S, Doherty Thomas V, Boomer Mark, Jones Bryan S, GEARY William C III, August 19, 2004: WO/2004/069034 (1 worldwide citation)

Spinal implants (100), spinal rod approximators (10) for seating a stabilizing rod (R) in a rod-receiving portion (108) of a spinal implant (100), and methods for using the same are provided. In one embodiment, a spinal rod approximator (10) is provided including an elongate member (12) having a gra ...


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Ludwig Steven, Hall Mark T, Doherty Thomas V: Rod attachment for head to head cross connector. Depuy Spine, Ludwig Steven, Hall Mark T, Doherty Thomas V, GEARY III William C, April 12, 2007: WO/2007/040824 (1 worldwide citation)

Exemplary spinal fixation devices, systems, and method are provided for stabilizing vertebrae in a patient's spine. In one exemplary embodiment, methods and devices are provided for coupling one or more bone anchors, such as hooks, screws, etc., and/or one or more spinal fixation elements, such as s ...