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Charles D Ray, Eugene A Dickhudt: V-thread fusion cage and method of fusing a bone joint. Surgical Dynamics, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, October 9, 1990: US04961740 (733 worldwide citation)

A fusion cage 10 includes a cage body defining an internal cavity with an inner surface and an outer surface. The outer surface defines a helical thread 12 comprised of a plurality of turns which define valleys 14 therebetween. Located in the valleys 14 are perforations 13 which provide communicatio ...


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Gary R McLuen, Daniel R Baker, Benjamin J Remington: Bone fusion device. Neuropro Technologies, Haverstock & Owens, January 3, 2017: US09532883 (2 worldwide citation)

A bone fusion device for insertion between bones that are to be fused together, such as, for example, the vertebrae of a spinal column. The bone fusion device comprises at least one extendable tab and one or more tab extension assemblies. Each tab extension assembly is able to be adjusted in order t ...


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Gary R McLuen, Benjamin J Remington, Daniel R Baker, Joseph N Logan, Gregory C Stalcup: Bone fusion device. Neuropro Technologies, Haverstock & Owens, May 22, 2018: US09974665

A bone fusion device provides stability to bones during a bone fusion period. The bones include, for example, the vertebrae of a spinal column. The bone fusion device comprises one or more extendable tabs attached to the bone fusion device by associated rotating means. The bone fusion device is pref ...


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John G Stark: Methods for delivery of screws for joint fusion. Ilion Medical, Christensen Fonder Dardi & Herbert PLLC, Peter S Dardi, June 6, 2017: US09668781

Procedures for the fusion of the sacroiliac joint advantageously make use of an implant selected to distract the joint upon insertion and to maintain or increase tension upon insertion. The implant can have a varying structure along its length. In some method described herein for fusing the sacroili ...


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BONE FUSION DEVICE. March 16, 2017: US20170071752-A1

A bone fusion device for insertion between bones that are to be fused together, such as, for example, the vertebrae of a spinal column The bone fusion device comprises at least one extendable tab and one or more tab extension assemblies. Each tab extension assembly is able to be adjusted in order to ...


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BONE FUSION DEVICE. May 4, 2017: US20170119543-A1

A bone fusion device for insertion between bones that are to be fused together, such as, for example, the vertebrae of a spinal column. The bone fusion device comprises at least one extendable tab and one or more tab extension assemblies. Each tab extension assembly is able to be adjusted in order t ...


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BONE FUSION DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD. May 4, 2017: US20170119542-A1

A bone fusion method, system and device for insertion between bones that are to be fused together in order to replace degenerated discs and/or bones, for example, the vertebrae of a spinal column The bone fusion device includes a frame and one or more extendable plates. The bone fusion device is abl ...


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TOOLS FOR PERFORMING LESS INVASIVE ORTHOPEDIC JOINT PROCEDURES. June 8, 2017: US20170156740-A9

A tool set for preparing a joint, inserting an implant or removing an implant from a joint in an open or less invasive procedure generally comprises a set of nested tools, pin guides, jigs, and/or immobilization elements. The nested tool set comprises at least one pin and at least one cannulated too ...


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METHODS FOR DELIVERY OF SCREWS FOR JOINT FUSION. August 24, 2017: US20170238973-A1

Procedures for the fusion of the sacroiliac joint advantageously make use of an implant selected to distract the joint upon insertion and to maintain or increase tension upon insertion. The implant can have a varying structure along its length. In some method described herein for fusing the sacroili ...


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BONE FUSION SYSTEM, DEVICE AND METHOD INCLUDING AN INSERTION INSTRUMENT. July 19, 2018: US20180200075-A1

A bone fusion method, system and device for insertion between bones that are to be fused together and/or in place of one or more of the bones, such as, for example, the vertebrae of a spinal column. The bone fusion device comprises one or more extendable tabs having a central rib. The bone fusion de ...