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John W Brantigan: Surgical prosthetic implant for vertebrae. March 9, 1993: US05192327 (972 worldwide citation)

Surgical prosthetic modular implants used singularly or stacked together are provided to support and fuse together adjacent vertebrae or to totally or partially replace one or more vertebrae in a vertebral column. The implants are rigid annular plugs, dimensionally similar to normal vertebral bodies ...


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John W Brantigan: Surgical prosthetic implant facilitating vertebral interbody fusion. Hill Van Santen Steadman & Simpson, November 7, 1989: US04878915 (808 worldwide citation)

Prosthesis plug implants forming transverse struts between adjacent vertebrae have roughened surfaces receiving bone ingrowth to fuse the plugs on prepared surface sites on opposed faces of adjacent vertebrae and have end faces with tool receiving recesses securing the plug on a tool for insertion o ...


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John W Brantigan: Surgical prosthetic implant facilitating vertebral interbody fusion and method. May 10, 1988: US04743256 (770 worldwide citation)

A surgical prosthetic implant for the vertebral column in the form of a rigid, preferably inert metal, plug having a porous metal surface allowing ingrowth of bone cells for biologic fixation is provided to achieve vertebral interbody fusion for treating or preventing back pain in patients with rupt ...


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Brantigan John W: Surgical prosthetic implant.. Brantigan John W, March 15, 1989: EP0307241-A2 (261 worldwide citation)

Prosthetic plug implants (11,31-34,111) forming side-by-side transverse struts between adjacent vertebrae having roughened surfaces (11b,31b,32b,34d,122) receiving bone ingrowth to fuse the plugs on prepared surface sites (15,115) on opposed faces of adjacent vertebrae and have end faces (11a,31a,34 ...


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Russell H Rowe Jr, Paul J Lare, Henry Hahn: Surgical implant having a graded porous coating. Artech, Robert G Crooks, September 24, 1985: US04542539 (241 worldwide citation)

This biologically compatible surgical prosthetic implant has a multi-layer coating formed from metallic particles having sizes which increase in the direction from the metallic body of the implant toward the surface of the coating which is to interface with bone. The gradation is achieved by first d ...


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Jerrold M Gorski: Graduated porosity implant for fibro-osseous integration. Perman & Green, February 6, 1996: US05489306 (47 worldwide citation)

A surgical prosthetic implant comprises a metallic substrate for insertion into the cavity of a long bone. A porous coating is provided on the substrate for encouraging bone and tissue ingrowth. The porous coating comprises at least a layer of particles of metallic material, which may be of the same ...


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Brantigan John W: Implant chirurgical prothetique facilitant la fusion entre les corps vertebraux, Surgical prosthetic implant facilitating vertebral interbody fusion. Depuy Acromed, CASSAN MACLEAN, December 3, 1991: CA1292596 (14 worldwide citation)

ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE Prosthesis plug implants forming struts betweenadjacent vertebrae have roughened surfaces receiving boneingrowth to fuse the plugs on prepared surface sites onopposed faces of adjacent vertebrae and have end faces withtool receiving recesses securing the plug on a tool for ...


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Brantigan John W: Surgical prosthetic implant for vertebrae.. Brantigan John W, September 21, 1994: EP0615428-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

Surgical prosthetic modular implants used singularly or stacked together are provided to support and fuse together adjacent vertebrae or to totally or partially replace one or more vertebrae in a vertebral column. The implants are rigid annular plugs, dimensionally similar to normal vertebral bodies ...


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Improvements in or relating to a method of preparing surgical prosthetic implant material for the repair and replacement of vascular organs and tissues in human bodies.. January 31, 1969: FR1555536-A (3 worldwide citation)

1,169,436. Porous glycol methacrylate polymer/collagen compositions. CESKOSLOVENSKA AKADEMIE VED. 26 June, 1967 [9 July, 1966], No. 29316/67. Headings C3C and C3P. A mixture of glycol monomethacrylate or polyglycol monomethacrylate having not more than 2% by wt. of a cross-linking agent and an addit ...


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Kliment Karel, Stol Milos, Chvapil Milos: Improvements in or relating to a method of preparing surgical prosthetic implant material for the repair and replacement of vascular organs and tissues in human bodies.. Ceskoslovenska Akademie Ved, November 5, 1969: GB1169436-A (1 worldwide citation)

1,169,436. Porous glycol methacrylate polymer/collagen compositions. CESKOSLOVENSKA AKADEMIE VED. 26 June, 1967 [9 July, 1966], No. 29316/67. Headings C3C and C3P. A mixture of glycol monomethacrylate or polyglycol monomethacrylate having not more than 2% by wt. of a cross-linking agent and an addit ...