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Shon D Steger, Stephen M Herrington, Brian S Schumacher, Kevin T Stone, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for bone fracture fixation. Walter Lorenz Surgical, Harness Dickey & Pierce, May 30, 2006: US07052499 (267 worldwide citation)

An elongated plate for coupling severed bone regions comprising at least one bridge region, the at least one bridge region terminating in at least two bone fixation regions. The at least two bone fixation regions each contain at least one aperture for receiving a suitable fastening device for securi ...


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Brian S Schumacher, Kevin T Stone, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for mandibular osteosynthesis. Walter Lorenz Surgical, December 4, 2001: US06325803 (94 worldwide citation)

A system for mandibular reconstruction generally includes an elongated locking plate having a plurality of internally threaded apertures and a plurality of fasteners. Each fastener includes a main body portion having an upper threaded shaft and a lower threaded shaft. The lower threaded shaft is ada ...


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Brian S Schumacher, Kevin T Stone, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for mandibular osteosynthesis. Walter Lorenz Surgical, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 10, 2000: US06129728 (74 worldwide citation)

A system for mandibular reconstruction generally includes an elongated locking plate having a plurality of internally threaded apertures and a plurality of fasteners. Each fastener includes a main body portion having an upper threaded shaft and a lower threaded shaft. The lower threaded shaft is ada ...


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Donald Nuss, Francois Beuse, Kevin T Stone, Daniel Croitoru, Jeffrey David Gordon, Jeffrey A Duncan, Brian S Schumacher: Method and apparatus for performing pectus excavatum repair. Walter Lorenz Surgical, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 15, 2000: US06024759 (31 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for performing pectus excavatum repair on a deformed sternum. The apparatus includes an elongated pectus bar having a first end and a second end. The elongated pectus bar provides a minimum bendable strength of about 65 in-lbs or a minimum material yield strength of 35.times.1 ...


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Kevin T Stone, Jeffrey A Duncan, Timothy J Case: Blunt-nosed, self-retaining screwdriver. Walter Lorenz Surgical, Woodward Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, August 26, 1997: US05660091 (11 worldwide citation)

A self-retaining screwdriver having a plurality of diametrically opposed, radially extending blades on its tip for engagement with corresponding slots of a screw or other fastener, wherein the blades vary radially in thickness. The screwdriver also includes diametrically opposed, radially extending ...


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Shon D Steger, Brian S Schumacher, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for bone fracture fixation. Biomet Microfixation, Harness Dickey, June 11, 2013: US08460345 (4 worldwide citation)

A method according to the present disclosure may include determining a load to be supported across separated bone regions by a bridge region of a bone plate. The method may further include determining an acceptable cut force (CF) for the bridge region, determining a cross-sectional area (a) of the b ...


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Brian S Schumacher, Kevin T Stone, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for mandibular osteosynthesis. WL Lorenz, Harness Dickey & Pierce, May 23, 2002: US20020062127-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for mandibular reconstruction generally includes an elongated locking plate having a plurality of internally threaded apertures and a plurality of fasteners. Each fastener includes a main body portion having an upper threaded shaft and a lower threaded shaft. The lower threaded shaft is ada ...


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Shon D Steger, Brian S Schumacher, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for bone fracture fixation. Harness Dickey & Pierce, March 24, 2005: US20050065521-A1

A plate for coupling severed bone regions comprising at least one bridge region, the at least one bridge region terminating in at least two bone fixation regions. The at least two bone fixation regions each contain at least one aperture for receiving a suitable fastening device for securing the plat ...


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Shon D Steger, Stephen M Herrington, Brian S Schumacher, Kevin T Stone, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for bone fracture fixation. Harness Dickey & Pierce, September 12, 2002: US20020128654-A1

An elongated plate for coupling severed bone regions comprising at least one bridge region, the at least one bridge region terminating in at least two bone fixation regions. The at least two bone fixation regions each contain at least one aperture for receiving a suitable fastening device for securi ...


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Shon D Steger, Brian S Schumacher, Jeffrey A Duncan: Method and apparatus for bone fracture fixation. Harness Dickey & Pierce, July 15, 2010: US20100179600-A1

A method according to the present disclosure may include determining a load to be supported across separated bone regions by a bridge region of a bone plate. The method may further include determining an acceptable cut force (CF) for the bridge region, determining a cross-sectional area (a) of the b ...