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Thomas D Rosenberg: Method for ACL reconstruction. American Cyanamid Company, Douglas E Denninger, August 18, 1992: US05139520 (317 worldwide citation)

An improved method of reconstructing a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is disclosed. Unique instruments and systems for use with the method are also disclosed. The knee joint is inspected arthroscopically to confirm the rupture and possibly take care of other defects. The patellar tendon or se ...


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Thomas D Rosenberg, Gerard S Carlozzi, William J Reimels: Ligament reconstruction graft anchor apparatus. American Cyanamid Company, Douglas E Denninger, October 6, 1992: US05152790 (311 worldwide citation)

A ligament graft replacement system (10) having an anchor assembly (16) on one end. The anchor assembly (16) includes an insert member (18), a threaded sleeve (22) and a rotatable ring (20) to which the graft (24) is attached. A harvested or synthetic graft (24) used as a replacement for a torn liga ...


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Ben K Graf, Thomas D Rosenberg, Joseph H Sklar, Michael C Ferragamo: Graft attachment device and method of using same. American Cyanamid Company, Douglas E Denniner, April 26, 1994: US05306301 (306 worldwide citation)

A graft attachment device having an elongated body with a leading end and a trailing end, each defining an element for carrying a filament such as a suture. The body further defines at least one element for attaching to the body either a graft or a graft connection element which is in turn connected ...


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Leon E Paulos, Thomas D Rosenberg, Randall D Ross: Washer for use with cancellous screw for attaching soft tissue to bone. Concept, Epstein Edell & Retzer, January 29, 1991: US04988351 (232 worldwide citation)

A soft tissue washer for use with a cancellous screw for attaching soft tissue, such as ligaments, to bone has posts disposed on a distal face of a washer body to limit penetration of sharp pins extending from the distal face into soft tissue, an annular recess disposed is the distal face to receive ...


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Ben K Graf, Thomas D Rosenberg, Joseph H Sklar, Michael C Ferragamo: Graft attachment device. Acufex Microsurgical, Fish & Richardson P C, July 8, 1997: US05645588 (224 worldwide citation)

A graft attachment device having an elongated body with a leading end and a trailing end, each defining an element for carrying a filament such as a suture. The body further defines at least one element for attaching to the body either a graft or a graft connection element which is in turn connected ...


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Thomas D Rosenberg: Method and instruments for ACL reconstruction. American Cyanamid Company, D E Denninger, December 20, 1994: US05374269 (149 worldwide citation)

A drill bit having a small-diameter shank, an abbreviated drilling head, and a smooth transition portion between the shank and the head. The drill bit is particularly useful for drilling femoral tunnels during reconstruction of cruciate ligaments.


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Thomas D Rosenberg, Paul Alexander Torrie: Tissue graft impingement device. Smith & Nephew, Fish & Richardson P C, July 11, 2000: US06086592 (117 worldwide citation)

A device for determining possible impingement of a replacement tissue graft with a portion of a bone at a joint, the replacement tissue graft of the type to be inserted and secured within a bone passage at the joint. The device includes (1) an elongated support shaft having a longitudinal axis and ( ...


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Thomas D Rosenberg, Kathleen Deffner: Method for supplementing the diet. Nutriex L L C, Clayton Howarth & Cannon P C, June 17, 2003: US06579544 (63 worldwide citation)

A dietary supplement blend composition is disclosed, the basic formulation of the composition containing vitamins, minerals, and carotenoids. The composition can also contain bioflavonoids, cartilage protectors such as glucosamine or chondroitin, &agr;-lipoic acid, coenzyme Q10, and a source of omeg ...


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Stephen C Johnson, Richard M Greenwald, Thomas D Rosenberg: Vibrational device for stimulating tissue and organs. Connextech L L C, Clayton Howarth & Cannon P C, September 16, 2003: US06620117 (33 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for mechanically stimulating a human user includes in one embodiment a base frame, a rigid plate connected to the base frame and having an area sufficient to support a standing human, a vibrational device attached to the bottom of the horizontal plate whereby the plate is caused to osci ...


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Thomas D Rosenberg, Richard M Greenwald: Instrument and method for surgical stimulation of connective tissue. Clayton Howarth & Cannon P C, October 5, 1999: US05961535 (9 worldwide citation)

An instrument and method for surgical stimulation of connective tissue are disclosed. The instrument has a plurality of protuberances located on a head connected to a shaft and a handle for manipulation by a surgeon to selectively perforate diseased connective tissue to stimulate a variety of desira ...