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Norbert F Kaula, Goretti Medeiros legal representative, James Gharib, Allen Farquhar: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Jonathan Spangler, Rory Schermerhorn, April 21, 2009: US07522953 (132 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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James Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert Kaula, Jeffrey Blewett, Goretti Medeiros legal representative, Eric Finley, Scot Martinelli: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Jonathan Spangler, Rory Schermerhorn, Fish & Richardson P C, August 16, 2011: US08000782 (79 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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James Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert F Kaula, Jeffrey J Blewett, Goretti Medeiros legal representative, Eric Finley, Jamil Elbanna, Scot Martinelli: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Fish & Richardson P C, August 23, 2011: US08005535 (67 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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James Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert Kaula, Jeffrey Blewett, Goretti Medeiros legal representative, Eric Finley, Jamil Elbanna, Scot Martinelli: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Jonathan Spangler, Rory Schermerhorn, Fish & Richardson P C, September 27, 2011: US08027716 (24 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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James Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert F Kaula, Jeffrey J Blewett, Goretti Medeiros legal representative, Eric Finley, Scot Martinelli: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Fish & Richardson P C, August 14, 2012: US08244343 (10 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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James Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert F Kaula, Jeffrey J Blewett, Eric Finley, Scot Martinelli: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Fish & Richardson P C, May 27, 2014: US08738123 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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James Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert Kaula, Jeffrey Blewett, Eric Finley, Jamil Ebanna, Scot Martinelli: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. NuVasive, Fish & Richardson P C, October 1, 2013: US08548579 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments employed in accessing a surgical target site; (b) assess ...


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Patrick Miles, Scot Martinelli, Eric Finley: Surgical access system and related methods. NuVasive, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, April 4, 2017: US09610071 (3 worldwide citation)

A surgical access system including a tissue distraction assembly and a tissue refraction assembly, both of which may be equipped with one or more electrodes for use in detecting the existence of (and optionally the distance and/or direction to) neural structures before, during, and after the establi ...


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Gharib James, Kaula Norbert, Blewett Jeffrey, Farquhar Allen, Finley Eric, Elbanna Jamil, Martinelli Scot: System and methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments. Nuvasive, Gharib James, Kaula Norbert, Farquhar Allen, Finley Eric, Elbanna Jamil, Martinelli Scot, SPANGLER Jonathan D, April 3, 2003: WO/2003/026482 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves systems (20) and related methods for performing surgical procedures and assessments, including the use of neurophysiology-based monitoring to: (a) determine nerve proximity and nerve direction to surgical instruments (30) employed in accessing a surgical target site; ( ...


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Patrick Miles, Scot Martinelli, Eric Finley, James E Gharib, Allen Farquhar, Norbert F Kaula, Jeffrey J Blewett: Surgical access system and related methods. NuVasive, Rory Schermerhorn, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati, November 21, 2017: US09820729 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for accessing a surgical target site and related methods, involving an initial distraction system for creating an initial distraction corridor, and an assembly capable of distracting from the initial distraction corridor to a secondary distraction corridor and thereafter sequentially receiv ...