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Kuslich Stephen D, Corin James D, Bagby George W: Implant rachidien, Spinal implant. Zimmer Spine, SIM & MCBURNEY, January 5, 1999: CA2015507 (154 worldwide citation)

An implant is disclosed for use in spinalstabilization. In one preferred embodiment, the implant isdescribed as including a hollow, cylindrical body havingexternal threading and a plurality of openings formedradially through the body in communication with the bodyinterior. End caps are provided on t ...


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Kuslich Stephen D, Corin James Donald, Kuslich Stephen D: Trepan aleseur intervertebral, Intervertebral reamer. Zimmer Spine, SIM & MCBURNEY, July 9, 1996: CA2007210 (9 worldwide citation)

A surgical tool is disclosed for use in spinalstabilization for fusing contiguous vertebra in an animalspine. The tool includes a distal end having externaldimensions sized for the distal end to be inserted withinthe animal body and located against a tissue layer betweencontiguous vertebra. Cutting ...


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Kuslich Stephen D: A semi-biological intervertebral disc replacement system. Spineology, Kuslich Stephen D, CUSICK Wendy J, May 21, 2004: WO/2004/041075 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a system for a partially biological disc replacement that stimulates natural fibrous, cartilaginous or other tissue growth in the DDD cavity (24), resulting in a partial biological disc replacement (10). Multiplicities of fibronous pieces of fribro-cartilaginous tissue promo ...


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Kuslich Stephen D, Kohrs Douglas W: Methode chirurgicale pour la stabilisation spinale, Spinal stabilization surgical method. Spine Tech, Zimmer Spine, GOUDREAU GAGE DUBUC, August 18, 1994: CA2155422 (5 worldwide citation)

A surgical kit is described for implanting spinal fusion implants (10) into a disk space where disk material separates first and second vertebrae (210, 212). The kit comprises: a distraction plug (54) sized to be inserted between the vertebrae on at least one of said sides and to urge said vertebrae ...


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Kuslich Stephen D, Kohrs Douglas W: Spinal stabilization surgical tool set.. Spine Tech, November 29, 1995: EP0683651-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

A surgical kit is described for implanting spinal fusion implants (10) into a disk space where disk material separates first and second vertebrae (210, 212). The kit comprises: a distraction plug (54) sized to be inserted between the vertebrae on at least one of said sides and to urge said vertebrae ...


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Kuslich Stephen D: Apparatus for establishing and maintaining a positive atmosheric pressure surgical field. Spineology, June 14, 2000: EP1008334-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for enclosing a portion of a patient in need of surgery to define an enclosure in which a positive air pressure is introduced to decrease blood loss during surgery. This apparatus may be used to provide a generally sterile field and to decrease blood loss during surgery.


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Kuslich Stephen D: Systeme semi-biologique de remplacement de disque intervertebral, A semi-biological intervertebral disc replacement system. Spineology, Spineology, Borden Ladner Gervais, September 13, 2011: CA2504591 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a system for a partially biological disc replacement that stimulates natural fibrous, cartilaginous or other tissue growth in the DDD cavity (24), resulting in a partial biological disc replacement (10). Multiplicities of fibronous pieces of fribro-cartilaginous tissue promo ...


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Kuslich Stephen D: A semi-biological intervertebral disc replacement system. Spineology, August 17, 2005: EP1562524-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a system for a partially biological disc replacement that stimulates natural fibrous, cartilaginous or other tissue growth in the DDD cavity, resulting in a partial biological disc replacement. Multiplicities of fibronous pieces of fribro-cartilaginous tissue promoting mater ...