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Michel Lahille, Philippe Cottin, Christian Maresca, Toshio Yamaguchi: Upper femoral epiphysis osteosynthesis implant. Biomat, Laubscher & Laubscher, April 28, 1998: US05743912 (275 worldwide citation)

A longitudinal revascularization conduit is formed in the body of an implant. It is blind at the distal end of the body to be implanted in one bone fragment, such as the trochanter, and open via transverse orifices and at the proximal end of the body to be implanted in another bone fragment, such as ...


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Yechiel Gotfried: Surgical device for connection of fractured bones. Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, July 4, 1995: US05429641 (157 worldwide citation)

A surgical device for percutaneous connection of a fractured upper part of the femur to the shaft comprises: a connector plate with a lower straight portion for screwed connection to the femur shaft and with a sharp bottom end for insertion through a small skin incision, having its upper portion per ...


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Dale G Bramlet: Surgical fastener assembly. Kenyon & Kenyon, November 2, 1999: US05976139 (134 worldwide citation)

A surgical fastener assembly for coupling first and second bone portions across a fracture therebetween including an elongated anchor or bone screw insertable within the first bone such that one end portion of the anchor is disposed on one side of the fracture while a second end portion of the ancho ...


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Dale G Bramlet, Peter Sterghos, John Sodeika: Surgical fastener assembly. Kenyon & Kenyon, February 6, 2001: US06183474 (124 worldwide citation)

A surgical fastener assembly for coupling first and second bone portions across a fracture therebetween is disclosed. In one embodiment of the present invention, the surgical fastener assembly includes an anchor that has a first externally threaded portion disposed in the first bone portion and a se ...


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Jean Yves de la Caffiniere: Osteosynthesis device for trochanteric or trochanteric-diaphyseal fracture. Fixano, Oliff & Berridge, July 2, 1996: US05531748 (121 worldwide citation)

The device includes a medullary rod that is locked to a bone of a patient and that has at least one threaded hole with an axis parallel to the femoral neck of the bone, at least one self-drilling, self-tapping screw designed to pass through the hole in the rod and to engage the femoral neck of the b ...


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Roger Berger, Peter E Ochsner, Thomas Welte: Forked plate. Synthes, Fish & Richardson P C, October 7, 1997: US05674222 (107 worldwide citation)

A bone plate is disclosed having a longitudinal shaft section with boreholes to admit attachment screws. Two forklike prongs are attached to the shaft section. The prongs are bent relative to the longitudinal axis of the shaft section at an angle from 60 degrees to 150 degrees. The prongs can be len ...


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Philip M Gibbs: Instrument assembly for lateral implant. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 20, 2007: US07179259 (97 worldwide citation)

An instrument assembly for inserting a lateral fastener into a lateral bore of a stem body implanted into a bone. The instrument assembly includes an outrigger having an alignment tube extending laterally from the stem body, wherein the outrigger can be coupled with the stem body such that the align ...


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Dale G Bramlet, Peter Sterghos, John Sodeika: Surgical fastener assembly. Orthopedic Designs, Kenyon & Kenyon, February 24, 2004: US06695844 (97 worldwide citation)

A surgical fastener assembly for coupling first and second bone portions across a fracture therebetween is disclosed. In one embodiment of the present invention, the surgical fastener assembly includes an anchor that has a first externally threaded portion disposed in the first bone portion and a se ...


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Brad S Culbert, Bruce E Stevens: Locking plate for bone anchors. Triage Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 4, 2006: US07070601 (76 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a bone fracture fixation system, such as for reducing and compressing fractures in the proximal femur. The fixation system includes a plurality of elongated bodies with a helical cancellous bone anchor on a distal end of each of the bodies. An axially moveable plate with a plurality of ...


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Bleier Waldemar, Gremmelspacher Max: Bleier Waldemar, Toren McGeady and Stanger, December 16, 1975: US3926195 (46 worldwide citation)

A clip, a clip opening clamp, a clip expanding clamp, an oviduct holding clamp, a fimbria-holding clamp, an ovary-holding clamp, an uterus hook, a combined clamp and a package of these instruments, each device having its individual inventive shape and property designed advantageously for its specifi ...