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John H Dukesherer, Bruce M Burg, Bradley A Jascob, Paul Kessman: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey & Pierce, April 29, 2008: US07366562 (241 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for navigating a region of a patient includes a non-invasive dynamic reference frame and/or fiducial marker, sensor tipped instruments, and isolator circuits. The dynamic reference frame may be repeatably placed on the patient in a precise location for guiding the instru ...


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Bradley A Jascob, John H Dukesherer, Scott Shaver, Mark Hunter, Todd Martens, Nadim Yared, Kirstin Boes: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, July 6, 2010: US07751865 (155 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for navigating a region of a patient that may include a non-invasive dynamic reference frame and/or fiducial marker, sensor tipped instruments, and isolator circuits. The dynamic reference frame may be placed on the patient in a precise location for guiding the instrumen ...


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Brian M Tremblay, Bradley A Jascob, Todd Martens, Brandon D Larocque, Mark W Hunter: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, November 23, 2010: US07840253 (56 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for tracking a procedure relative to a patient is disclosed. The system can track a portion of the patient, an instrument, both, and both or either relative to image data, a coordinate system, an atlas, a morphed atlas, or combinations thereof. The system can include a m ...


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Laurent G Verard, Joel S Hughes, Steven L Hartmann, John J Kappus, Joseph Moctezuma, Matthew F DiCorleto, Bradley A Jascob, John B Clayton: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, August 7, 2012: US08239001 (51 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for navigating a region of a patient that may include a non-invasive dynamic reference frame and/or fiducial marker, sensor tipped instruments, and isolator circuits. The dynamic reference frame may be placed on the patient in a precise location for guiding the instrumen ...


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Steven L Hartmann, Bruce M Burg, Andrew Bzostek, Matthew W Koenig, Brad Jacobsen, Bradley A Jascob, Paul Kessman: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigaton, Harness Dickey, February 4, 2014: US08644907 (43 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a surgical navigation system for tracking an instrument relative to a patient. The system can track a portion of the patient, an instrument, and/or both relative to image data, a coordinate system, an atlas, a morphed atlas, or combinations thereof. The system can include a tracking dev ...


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John H Dukesherer, Bruce M Burg, Bradley A Jascob, Paul Kessman: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, October 19, 2010: US07818044 (34 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for navigating a region of a patient includes a non-invasive dynamic reference frame and/or fiducial marker, sensor tipped instruments, and isolator circuits. The dynamic reference frame may be repeatably placed on the patient in a precise location for guiding the instru ...


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Dukesherer John H, Kessmann Paul, Martens Todd, Burg Bruce M, Shaver Scott, Yared Nadim, Jascob Bradley A, Hunter Mark, Boes Kirstin: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Surgical Navigation Tech, April 20, 2005: EP1523951-A2 (33 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for navigating a region of a patient that may include a non-invasive dynamic reference frame and/or fiducial marker, sensor tipped instruments, and isolator circuits. The dynamic reference frame may be placed on the patient in a precise location for guiding the instrumen ...


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Kevin T Foley, Stacy Sprouse, David Mire, John B Clayton, Mark W Hunter: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation of a multiple piece construct for implantation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, November 16, 2010: US07835778 (32 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for percutaneous and/or minimally invasive implantation of a construct. The construct may be implanted using a navigation system for planning and execution of a procedure. A plurality of portions of the construct may be interconnected using locations and paths determined and n ...


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Bradley A Jascob, Scott Shaver, Todd Martens, Nadim Yared, Kirsten Boes, John H Dukesherer, Mark W Hunter: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, September 18, 2012: US08271069 (30 worldwide citation)

A surgical navigation system for navigating a region of a patient that may include a non-invasive dynamic reference frame and/or fiducial marker, sensor tipped instruments, and isolator circuits. The dynamic reference frame may be placed on the patient in a precise location for guiding the instrumen ...


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Kevin T Foley, Stacy Sprouse, David A Mire, John B Clayton, Mark W Hunter: Method and apparatus for surgical navigation of a multiple piece construct for implantation. Medtronic Navigation, Harness Dickey, April 22, 2014: US08706185 (7 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for percutaneous and/or minimally invasive implantation of a construct. The construct may be implanted using a navigation system for planning and execution of a procedure. A plurality of portions of the construct may be interconnected using locations and paths determined and n ...