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Kim C Bertin, Dennis W Burke, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays, Richard D Vanlaningham, Terry L Dietz, Daniel O Connor: Femoral milling instrumentation for use in total knee arthroplasty with optional cutting guide attachment. Zimmer, Dennis W Burke, Todd A Dawson, December 12, 1995: US05474559 (374 worldwide citation)

The milling instrumentation of this invention provides a milling guide connected to the femur for accommodating a milling device. The milling instrumentation includes an alignment guide which is used by the surgeon to set a femoral bracket or base on the medial and lateral sides of the exposed femur ...


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Kim C Bertin, Dennis W Burke, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays, Richard D Vanlaningham, Terry L Dietz, Daniel O Connor: Guide for femoral milling instrumention for use in total knee arthroplasty. Dennis W Burke, Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, January 19, 1999: US05860981 (319 worldwide citation)

The milling instrumentation of this invention provides a milling guide connected to the femur for accommodating a milling device. The milling instrumentation includes an alignment guide which is used by the surgeon to set a femoral bracket or base on the medial and lateral sides of the exposed femur ...


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Robert E Booth Jr, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays, Billy N Sisk, Timothy R Miller: Instrumentation for use in orthopaedic surgery. Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, July 30, 1996: US05540696 (316 worldwide citation)

The instrumentation set of this invention assists the surgeon in selecting the proper implant components, in determining the amount of distal bone to resect, and in aligning instrumentation designed to resect the bone. The instrumentation set provides numerous systems for verifying to the surgeon th ...


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Kim C Bertin, Dennis W Burke, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays: Femoral milling instrumentation for use in total knee arthroplasty with optional cutting guide attachment. Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, June 23, 1998: US05769855 (196 worldwide citation)

The milling instrumentation of this invention provides a milling guide connected to the femur for accommodating a milling device. The milling instrumentation includes an alignment guide which is used by the surgeon to set a femoral bracket or base on the medial and lateral sides of the exposed femur ...


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Kim C Bertin, Robert Booth Jr, Dennis W Burke, Rodney Bays, Terry L Dietz, Gregory C Stalcup, Richard D Vanlaningham: Tibial milling guide system. Zimmer by said Stalcup Dietz Bays and Vanlaningham, Todd A Dawson, June 1, 1999: US05908424 (137 worldwide citation)

A tibial milling guide which incorporates a combination of instruments for producing a planar surface on a portion of the tibia using a milling device. The system includes: an extramedullary alignment guide with a detachable reference guide, an adjustable milling base assembly, a detachable milling ...


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Rodney Bays, Michael L Boulton, John H Pascaloff, Gregory C Stalcup, Dai N Vu: Safety device for a powered surgical instrument. Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, January 24, 1995: US05383875 (134 worldwide citation)

A control lever assembly adapted for use with a powered surgical instrument which prevents the instrument from being inadvertently or accidentally activated. The assembly 10 includes a depressible control lever 20 for controlling the action of the instrument and a second safety lever or latch 30 whi ...


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Robert E Booth Jr, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays, Billy N Sisk, Steven E Dietzel, Timothy R Miller: Instrumentation for use in orthopaedic surgery. Bristol Myers Squibb Co, Todd A Dawson, November 18, 1997: US05688280 (121 worldwide citation)

The instrumentation set of this invention assists the surgeon in selecting the proper implant components, in determining the amount of distal bone to resect, and in aligning instrumentation designed to resect the bone. The instrumentation set provides numerous systems for verifying to the surgeon th ...


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Kim C Bertin, Dennis W Burke, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays: Femoral milling instrumentation for use in total knee arthoroplasty with optional cutting guide attachment. Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, April 28, 1998: US05743915 (118 worldwide citation)

The milling instrumentation of this invention provides a milling guide connected to the femur for accommodating a milling device. The milling instrumentation includes an alignment guide which is used by the surgeon to set a femoral bracket or base on the medial and lateral sides of the exposed femur ...


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Kim C Bertin, Dennis W Burke, Gregory C Stalcup, Rodney Bays, Richard D Vanlaningham, Terry L Dietz, Daniel O Connor: Femoral milling instrumentation for use in total knee arthroplasty with optional cutting guide attachment. Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, December 29, 1998: US05853415 (95 worldwide citation)

The milling instrumentation of this invention provides a milling guide connected to the femur for accommodating a milling device. The milling instrumentation includes an alignment guide which is used by the surgeon to set a femoral bracket or base on the medial and lateral sides of the exposed femur ...


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Gregory C Stalcup, Steven E Dietzel, Rodney Bays: Intramedullary rod with guide member locator. Zimmer, Todd A Dawson, October 8, 1996: US05562674 (84 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to an intramedullary guide rod assembly for use in orthopaedic surgery for aligning one or more milling or cutting guides. A guide member is pivotally connected to an intramedullary guide rod intermediate and proximal and distal ends thereof. An alignment mechanism selectiv ...



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