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Jeffrey B Kleiner: Tools and methods for spinal fusion. Sheridan Ross P C, January 3, 2012: US08088163 (75 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to a spinal fusion impactor tool that includes an attachment means for securing an implant device to the distal end of the tool, a means for adjusting the angle of the distal head relative to the handle to better position the implant for introduction into the implant s ...


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Jeffrey B Kleiner: Tools and methods for spinal fusion. Kleiner Intellectual Property, Sheridan Ross P C, October 2, 2012: US08277510 (25 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to a spinal fusion impactor tool that includes an attachment means for securing an implant device to the distal end of the tool, a means for adjusting the angle of the distal head relative to the handle to better position the implant for introduction into the implant s ...


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Mingyan Liu, Philippe Bouquet, Hans Jorg Meisel, Daniel Chopin: Spinal implant and cutting tool preparation accessory for mounting the implant. Warsaw Orthopedic, Krieg Devault, December 16, 2008: US07465305 (11 worldwide citation)

Tools and methods for spinal fusion are provided. The tool is configured to cut openings into first and second vertebrae to receive a spinal implant between the vertebrae. The tool includes a proximal handle connected to an elongate shaft that extends to a distal end. The distal end includes a first ...


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Peter Thomas Miller, Charles R Forton, Reginald James Davis: Fusion method and pedicle access tool. Zimmer Spine, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, August 26, 2014: US08814914 (2 worldwide citation)

Embodiments described herein provide tools and methods for spinal fusion procedures. One embodiment of a tool can be a pedicle access tool that performs the functions of targeting needle, cannula, tap and awl. The cannula of the tool can be used to guide various tools and bone graft or fusion promot ...


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MILLER PETER THOMAS, FORTON CHARLES R, DAVIS REGINALD JAMES: [fr] Outil daccès au pédicule, [de] Pedikelzugangswerkzeug, [en] Pedicle access tool. ZIMMER SPINE, March 2, 2011: EP2289433-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

[en] Embodiments described herein provide tools and methods for spinal fusion procedures. One embodiment of a tool can be a pedicle access tool (100) that performs the functions of targeting needle, cannula, tap and awl. The cannula of the tool can be used to guide various tools and bone graft or fu ...


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Peter Thomas Miller, Charles R Forton, Reginald James Davis: Fusion method and pedicle access tool. Zimmer Spine Austin, March 3, 2011: US20110054537-A1

Embodiments described herein provide tools and methods for spinal fusion procedures. One embodiment of a tool can be a pedicle access tool that performs the functions of targeting needle, cannula, tap and awl. The cannula of the tool can be used to guide various tools and bone graft or fusion promot ...


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Jeffrey B Kleiner: Tools and methods for spinal fusion. March 8, 2012: US20120059477-A1

The present disclosure relates to a spinal fusion impactor tool that includes an attachment means for securing an implant device to the distal end of the tool, a means for adjusting the angle of the distal head relative to the handle to better position the implant for introduction into the implant s ...