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Robert M Campbell Jr: Expandable vertical prosthetic rib. Gunn Lee & Miller, November 16, 1993: US05261908 (115 worldwide citation)

Applicant's invention includes a prosthetic rib (10) which is adjustable in length through relatively minor surgical procedures subsequent to initial implantation along with methods for using same in the treatment of chest wall deformities and scoliosis and in immobilizing fractured ribs. The prosth ...


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Robert M Campbell Jr: Prosthetic first rib. Gunn Lee & Miller, July 9, 1991: US05030235 (92 worldwide citation)

Applicant's invention is a prosthetic rib for attachment between a patient's scapula and clavicle. The prosthetic rib serves to provide a generally anterior/posteriorly oriented platform to which other prostheses otherwise attachable a natural rib near the same position would be attached. The prosth ...


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Robert M Campbell Jr: Apparatus and method for effecting surgical incision through use of a fluid jet. David G Henry, April 15, 1997: US05620414 (78 worldwide citation)

Applicant's invention is of apparatuses and associated methods in the use of high pressure, sterile water jets in effecting surgical incisions, including those of hard tissues such as bone. The combination of high pressure and sterility is achieved by enclosing a collapsible bag of sterile water wit ...


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Robert M Campbell Jr: Expandable vertical prosthetic rib. March 3, 1992: US05092889 (49 worldwide citation)

Applicant's invention includes a prosthetic rib which is adjustable in length through relatively minor surgical procedures subsequent to initial implantation along with methods for using same in the treatment of chest wall deformities and scoliosis and in immobilizing fractured ribs. The prosthesis ...


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Robert M Campbell Jr: Segmental rib carriage instrumentation and associated methods. David G Henry, May 27, 1997: US05632744 (40 worldwide citation)

Applicant's invention includes an apparatus and associated method for treating or managing spinal deformities, including scoliosis, abnormal kyphosis, vertebral fractures and tumors, through attachment of spinal rods to ribs adjacent to the spine, rather than to the spine itself. The attachment memb ...


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Robert M Campbell Jr, C Mauli Agrawal: Bioabsorbable intermedullary implant system and methods of use. Jenkens & Gilchrist, November 17, 1998: US05836949 (31 worldwide citation)

The invention is of a family of bioabsorbable intermedullary rods, implantation systems and associated methodologies for implantation. Applicant's invention permits its users to use intermedullary rods when indicated for fracture fixation, yet avoid complications of presently available steel rods, i ...


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Robert M Campbell Jr: Segmental rib carriage instrumentation and associated methods. David G Henry, September 1, 1998: US05800434 (30 worldwide citation)

Applicant's invention includes an apparatus and associated method for treating or managing spinal deformities, including scoliosis, abnormal kyphosis, vertebral fractures and tumors, through attachment of spinal rods to ribs adjacent to the spine, rather than to the spine itself. The attachment memb ...



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