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Greg Martin, Yves Crozet, William J Kelly: Pedicle screw assembly. Stryker Spine, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, December 3, 2002: US06488681 (322 worldwide citation)

A stabilizing assembly includes a fastener having an upper end and a lower end, a head at the upper end, and at least one anchoring element extending between the upper and lower ends. The head includes a center, an underside including a first radial surface and a top side including a second radial s ...


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Greg Martin, Yves Crozet, William J Kelly: Pedicle screw assembly and methods therefor. Stryker Spine, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, February 22, 2005: US06858030 (140 worldwide citation)

A method for stabilizing a spine includes providing a coupling element having upper and lower ends, a rod receiving opening adapted to receive an elongated stabilizing rod, a bore extending through the lower end and a conical-shaped seat surrounding the bore adjacent the lower end; providing a faste ...


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Jason Blain, Greg Martin: Orthopedic expansion fastener. Spinal Elements, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 24, 2012: US08100955 (47 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices are disclosed for treating the vertebral column. An integrated fixation plate and spacer having a retaining structure within the screw holes of the fixation plate to resist backout of screws attaching the fixation plate to the bone is provided. A movable joint may be provided bet ...


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Jason Blain, Greg Martin: Attachable instrument guide with detachable handle. Spinal Elements, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 8, 2012: US08172854 (36 worldwide citation)

An instrument guide with device coupler, a handle and one or more instrument guide lumens is detachably coupled to an orthopedic implant to facilitate drilling of the fastener holes or to facilitate insertion of self-tapping or self-dripping fasteners. The handle is preferably detachable to facilita ...


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Jason Blain, Greg Martin: Apparatus for bone stabilization and distraction and methods of use. Spinal Elements, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 23, 2016: US09421044 (10 worldwide citation)

In some embodiments, a method includes disposing a flexible band through an aperture of a support member, the support member having a fixation portion configured to secure the support member to a first bone portion. The method includes advancing a portion of the flexible band through an attachment p ...


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Greg Martin, Mahmoud F Abdelgany, William Bush: Three-prong retractor with elastomeric sheath. Stryker Spine, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, November 17, 2009: US07618367 (8 worldwide citation)

A three-prong retractor is disclosed which is inserted into an incision in a patient in order to create an area for surgery. The retractor opens such that two blades move away from a first blade to create an elongated opening. The two blades may then move away from each other in a direction that int ...


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Jason Blain, Greg Martin, Steven Howard: Transverse connectors. Spinal Elements, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 9, 2014: US08828055 (3 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are disclosed for treating the vertebral column. One embodiment provides a transverse connector for vertebral fixation systems comprising a first connector body comprising a first engaging member for engaging a first elongate member and a first locking member, a second connector ...


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Jason Blain, Greg Martin: Apparatus for spinal fixation and methods of use. Spinal Elements, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 21, 2017: US09820784 (2 worldwide citation)

In some embodiments, a method comprises forming a lumen in a first bone portion and forming a lumen in a second bone portion. The method further includes inserting a portion of a flexible fastening band through the lumen in the first bone portion and through the lumen in the second bone portion, and ...


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Greg Martin, Yves Stephane Crozet, William J Kelly: Pedicle screw assembly and methods therefor. Stryker France, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, November 25, 2014: US08894692 (2 worldwide citation)

A method for stabilizing a spine includes providing a coupling element having upper and lower ends, a rod receiving opening adapted to receive an elongated stabilizing rod, a bore extending through the lower end and a seat surrounding the bore adjacent the lower end; providing a fastener having uppe ...


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Feridun Arda Kara, Eli Bingham, John Garrod, Daniel Erenrich, Anirvan Mukherjee, Ted Mabrey, Andrew Ash, Zachary Bush, Allen Cai, Winnie Chai, Greg Cohan, Chris Dorsey, William Dwyer, Gilad Gray, Sean Kelley, Dennis Kwon, Chris Lewis, Greg Martin, Parvathy Menon, Brian Ngo, Asli Ozyar, Mike Reilly, Jacob Scott, Ankit Shankar, Matt Sills, Spencer Stamats, Geoff Stowe, Samir Talwar, Engin Ural, P J Valez, Holt Wilkins, Diane Wu, Drausin Wulsin, Di Wu, Joyce Yu Hsin Chen, Bar Kaya: Methods and systems for analyzing entity performance. PALANTIR TECHNOLOGIES, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, August 15, 2017: US09734217 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for analyzing entity performance. In one implementation, a method is provided that includes receiving a request with one or more filter selections and accessing a data structure comprising a plurality of categories of information showing interactions associated with ...