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Robert Schultz: Surgical instrument for handling an implant. Aesculap, RatnerPrestia, June 23, 2009: US07549995 (144 worldwide citation)

An implant has two parts, each of which includes a joint surface facing the other part, wherein the joint surfaces are in contact with one another in an implanted state and permit pivoting of the two parts in relation to one another. An instrument for handling the implant includes a holding element ...


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Robert Schultz, Wilhelm Bloemer: Intervertebral implant. Aesculap & Co KG, RatnerPrestia, April 3, 2007: US07198644 (89 worldwide citation)

An intervertebral implant for contact with adjacent vertebral bodies is provided. The implant includes a first carrier plate including a front edge, a middle, a rear edge, and a concave, crowned joint surface comprising a lowest point. The implant further includes a second carrier plate including a ...


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Robert Schultz, Clyde Witham, Malcolm Hill: Methods of dry powder inhalation. Dura Pharmaceuticals, Lyon & Lyon, September 12, 2000: US06116237 (89 worldwide citation)

A method for inhalation of a dry powder drug includes the steps of providing a dry powder drug composition having a drug particle size of from about 1-7 microns and a mass median aerodynamic diameter of the delivered aerosol of from about 3.5 to 5.5 microns. This composition is loaded into an inhale ...


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Charles Wing, Guntmar Eisen, Robert Schultz: Implant for vertebral body fusion. Aesculap & Co KG, Barry R Lipsitz, Douglas M McAllister, April 3, 2001: US06210442 (84 worldwide citation)

In order, in the case of an implant for vertebral body fusion having a support body, which comprises two opposite-lying support surfaces for application against the opposing end faces of the vertebral bodies to be fused and is insertable into the gap between the two adjacent vertebral bodies, to ach ...


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Robert Schultz, Stephan Lindner: Intervertebral implant. Aesculap & Co KG, RatnerPrestia, January 17, 2006: US06986789 (82 worldwide citation)

An intervertebral implant is provided, including an upper support body including a dorsal edge, a lower support body including a dorsal edge, and a saddle joint. The saddle joint includes two pivot axes and two saddle-shaped joint surfaces in contact with one another rotated by 90° in relation to on ...


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Gary Ward, Robert Schultz: Method for pulmonary and oral delivery of pharmaceuticals. Elan Pharmaceuticals, Perkins Coie, September 9, 2003: US06616914 (14 worldwide citation)

In a powder formulation for use in a dry powder inhaler, a pharmaceutical acts as its own carrier, so that use of lactose or other excipients are not needed. The dry powder formulation has a single active pharmaceutical compound having two major populations in particle size distribution: microfine p ...


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Kay Fischer, Robert Schultz: Surgical guiding instrument. Aesculap & Co KG, RatnerPrestia, July 6, 2010: US07749271 (12 worldwide citation)

A surgical guiding instrument for use with a chisel and an implant body for insertion into an intervertebral space, included is a shaft with a stop device for delimiting a depth of insertion of the implant body into the intervertebral space. The shaft has a distal end and a proximal end, the implant ...


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Robert Schultz: Double spring precompression pump with priming feature. Emson, Kenyon & Kenyon, January 9, 2001: US06170713 (9 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a precompression pump which includes a feature for opening the outlet valve at the bottom of the pump stroke, to thereby evacuate air and liquid from the pump chamber. The pump includes a gravity-biased inlet valve and a spring-biased outlet valve. Elevated pressure in the p ...


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Robert Schultz: Sliding seal pump. Emson Research, Kenyon & Kenyon, January 11, 1994: US05277559 (8 worldwide citation)

A precompression pump is disclosed with a sliding inlet valve seal. In a first embodiment, the valve seal has sealing and retention surfaces which interact with sealing and retention surfaces on a bead on the inner wall of the pump chamber, to seal the pump inlet and retain the inlet seal respective ...


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Susanne Schneid, Robert Schultz: Intervertebral implant. Aesculap, RatnerPrestia, September 8, 2009: US07585325 (5 worldwide citation)

In an intervertebral implant with a top contacting element, a bottom contacting element and arranged between these a core which with an upper, spherical bearing surface engages a spherical bearing socket, having the same radius, of the top contacting element and with a lower, spherical bearing surfa ...