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Hansen A Yuan, Chih I Lin, James A Davidson, Laura C Small, Thomas A Carls: Low wear artificial spinal disc. Smith & Nephew, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, October 14, 1997: US05676701 (723 worldwide citation)

An artificial spinal disc for surgical placement between adjacent vertebrae including a first component for attaching to a first vertebrae, the first component having a concave recess, with the concave contoured surface having a circumference of 360.degree.. A second component for attaching to a sec ...


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Laura C Small, David L Brumfield, James W Simmons: Bone fixation apparatus. Smith & Nephew Richards, Pravel Gambrell Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, July 14, 1992: US05129899 (260 worldwide citation)

A surgical spinal fixation system includes a bone bolt having first end portions that are adapted to be surgically implanted into a patient's spine at first and second spaced apart positions and a central portion of the bone bolt defining a load transfer surface, the bone bolt having a second upper ...


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Bryan D Hildebrand, Laura C Small, Hansen A Yuan, B Thomas Barker, Matthew M Morrison, Abraham Salehi, Forrest C Smith: Angled bone fixation apparatus. Smith & Nephew Richards, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, January 23, 1996: US05486176 (116 worldwide citation)

An angled bone fixation apparatus including a bone screw having a first end portion adapted to be surgically implantable into a patient's vertebral bone mass and at first and second spaced apart positions on the bone mass and a second end portion having a head portion with a load transfer surface th ...


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Robert Brosnahan, Laura C Small, Julie A Bearcroft: Artificial bone graft implant. Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, June 26, 2003: US20030120348-A1

An artificial bone graft implant for use as a replacement for living bone material in surgical procedures requiring the use of bone graft material includes a body formed of a microporous material and configured to be implanted into a prepared site in a patient's bone tissue. The body has a center po ...