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Herb Cohen: Plating system for the spine. Surgical Dynamics, March 27, 2001: US06206882 (177 worldwide citation)

A spinal fixation plate is disclosed which includes an elongated plate body having a central longitudinal axis, opposed top and bottom surfaces and an outer periphery, the outer periphery of the plate body is defined in part by opposed first and second lateral edges. A plurality of flexure slots ext ...


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Herb Cohen: Instrumentation and method for implant insertion. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, August 16, 2005: US06929647 (163 worldwide citation)

An implant insertion apparatus for guiding surgical instrumentation and facilitating insertion of surgical implants into an intervertebral space includes an adjustable element defining a longitudinal passageway dimensioned to guide the surgical instrumentation inserted through the longitudinal passa ...


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Herb Cohen: System and method for spinal reconstruction. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, February 10, 2004: US06689140 (91 worldwide citation)

A novel system and method for use for ensuring appropriate positioning of a cable about bone portions, particularly, vertebral bone, for stabilization of the spine during spinal reconstructive and fusion procedures is disclosed. The system includes cabling uniquely adapted for spinal reconstruction ...


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Michael Castro, Herb Cohen, David Nichols, Scott R Graham: Modular implant for fusing adjacent bone structure. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, May 31, 2005: US06899734 (69 worldwide citation)

A fusion implant apparatus for facilitating fusion of bone structures includes an implant member for positioning between opposed bone structures having a first ring-like segment and a second ring-like segment which engage one another in an end-to-end manner. Each ring-like segment includes an outer ...


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Jared Walkenhorst, Herb Cohen, Lance Middleton: Apparatus for fusing adjacent bone structure. Kowmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, June 7, 2005: US06902581 (54 worldwide citation)

A fusion implant apparatus for facilitating fusion of adjacent bone structures includes a threadless implant member which is positioned between adjacent opposed bone structures. The implant member defines a longitudinal axis and first and second longitudinal ends and has an outer wall which is dimen ...


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Jared Walkenhorst, Herb Cohen, Lance Middleton: Threaded apparatus for fusing adjacent bone structure. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, April 27, 2004: US06726722 (43 worldwide citation)

A fusion implant apparatus for facilitating fusion of adjacent bone structures includes an implant member for positioning between adjacent opposed bone structures. The implant member defines a longitudinal axis and first and second longitudinal ends and has an outer wall dimensioned to engage the op ...


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Herb Cohen: Instrumentation for implant insertion. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, April 1, 2003: US06540753 (35 worldwide citation)

An implant insertion apparatus for guiding surgical instrumentation and facilitating insertion of surgical implants into an intervertebral space, including a retractor having an internal opening for introduction of a surgical instrument and positionable with respect to adjacent vertebrae in the inte ...


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Michael Castro, Herb Cohen, David Nichols, R Scott Graham: Modular implant for fusing adjacent bone structure. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, December 4, 2007: US07303584 (17 worldwide citation)

A method for facilitating fusion of bone structures includes providing an implant member for positioning between opposed bone structures, the implant member having a first end and a second end, and a segmentable portion having an outer wall defining an internal cavity for reception of bone growth in ...


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Jared Walkenhorst, Herb Cohen, Lance Middleton: Barrel-shaped apparatus for fusing adjacent bone structure. Howmedica Osteonics, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, October 28, 2014: US08870956

A fusion implant apparatus for facilitating fusion of adjacent bone structures includes a threadless implant member which is positioned between adjacent opposed bone structures. The implant member defines a longitudinal axis and first and second longitudinal ends and has an outer wall which is dimen ...


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Herb Cohen: Instrumentation and method for implant insertion. United States Surgical a Division of Tyco Healthcare Group, August 22, 2002: US20020116006-A1

An implant insertion apparatus for guiding surgical instrumentation and facilitating insertion of surgical implants into an intervertebral space, having a retractor positionable with respect to adjacent vertebrae in the intervertebral space and an adjustable element mounted to the retractor. The adj ...