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US20130116696 Lean Electrolyte for Biocompatible Plasmaelectrolytic Coatings on Magnesium Implant Material  
The present disclosure is directed, at least in part, to a method of producing ceramic layers on magnesium and its alloys, a magnesium implant with a ceramic layer made by the method, and a...
US20060142772 Surgical fasteners and related implant devices having bioabsorbable components  
Surgical implants including fasteners and related devices which are partially bioabsorbable. The implants are constructed of a non-bioabsorbable base comprising metals and or high strength plastic...
US20100152738 Advanced burr, applique for a burr and method of fabricating  
An abrading device consists of an advanced burr and appliqué for a burr and a new process for making cutting tools for fine material removal applications such as in bone and tissue surgeries. An...
US20080221594 Resorbable truss  
A method and apparatus for repairing a bone defect in a cranium includes a frame defining a plurality of openings. The frame may be adapted to generally span the bone defect in an implanted...
US20060195105 Acetabular shell removal tool  
A tool for separating an acetabular shell of a hip prosthesis from the surrounding pelvic bone includes a fixture which attaches to the acetabular shell and has a chisel guide mounted on it. A...
US20080306554 OSSEOINTEGRATION AND BIOINTEGRATION COATINGS FOR BONE SCREW IMPLANTS  
Novel orthopaedic bone screws/spinal pedicle screws and implants that include coatings to help promote a structurally stable interface between the implant and the patient's bone/tissue, and...
US20100217266 IMPLANT, IMPLANTATION TOOL, KIT AND METHOD  
An implant to be fastened to a tissue, a tool a kit and a method. The implant has a first end, a second end and an elongated shank made at least partly of a first polymer material. The implant...
US20100204699 DELIVERY SYSTEM CARTRIDGE  
A covering for delivering a substance or material to a surgical site is provided. The covering, with substance provided therein, may be referred to as a delivery system. Generally, the covering...
US20050033430 Surgical kit and method for providing sterilized equipment for use in spinal surgery  
A surgical kit and method for providing sterilized equipment for use in spinal surgery, comprising a spinal implant adapted for engagement with a portion of the spinal column, instrumentation...
US20050234561 Surface treatment for implants  
The present invention provides a wear-resistant titanium alloy orthopedic device. Also provided is a method of forming a wear-resistant titanium alloy orthopedic device by deeply diffusing oxygen...
US20060041262 Interlaced wire for implants  
The disclosure is directed to a material for in vivo implantation. The material includes a compressed interlaced wire shaped into a form having a porous structure suitable for tissue ingrowth, the...
US20060282168 Orthopaedic prosthesis having a superparamagnetic material and associated method  
An implantable orthopaedic prosthesis includes a superparamagnetic material. Features and/or location of the prosthesis may be determined in vivo by use of the superparamagnetic material. Methods...
US20080255666 FACET FIXATION AND FUSION WEDGE AND METHOD OF USE  
A spinal implant including an at least one screw disposed within a wedge body is herein provided. The implant can be configured for placement with a facet joint in an intra-facet delivery....
US20060074423 Method of using an implant for treament of ligaments and tendons  
A method of treating a ligament or tendon according to the present invention can include inserting a tissue-generating implant into the ligament or tendon to thereby treat the defect. The...
US20070293860 Elastic Element Produced From Radiolucent Material For A Medical Device  
An elastic element which consists of a radiolucent material and is provided for a medical device. Said elastic element is produced from an unreinforced plastic material.
US20060106392 Hydrogel bone void filler  
A bone void filler material, including a hydrogel component provided by microparticulates of pre-set hydrogel material dispersed within a carrier component to maintain the microparticulates...
US20120303061 Spinal Fixation with Selectively Applied Bone Growth Promoting Agent  
A spinal fixation system including a selectively applied bone growth promoting agent is disclosed. The types of spinal fixation systems which may include a selectively applied bone growth...
US20080269776 System and Method for Guidance and Implantation of Implantable Devices  
Systems and methods are provided for fixation of a fractured bone with an intramedullary bone fixation device. During an implantation procedure, the fixation device may be guided by a removable...
US20080132956 BONE ANCHORING NAIL  
A bone anchoring nail is provided having a threadless shaft with a free end, a head opposite to the free end, the head having a substantially U-shaped recess for accommodation of a rod or a...
US20050143743 Osteointegrative interface for implantable prostheses and a method for the treatment of the osteointegrative interface  
A biomimetic osteointegrative interface comprising a substrate of biocompatible material such as titanium, tantalum or their alloys comprising, on the surface of the substrate, a first layer...
US20070276389 Medical instruments  
Medical and surgical instruments are made of biocompatible and bioinert materials and used in surgery.
US20050246021 Compressed porous materials suitable for implant  
A high strength porous polymeric material manufactured by a compression process is disclosed. The material results in a network of interconnected collapsed pores, which forces thin overlapping...
US20050015154 Tissue integration design for seamless implant fixation  
The present invention relates to orthopaedic implants having a fenestrated hollow shell and a biologic core. These design features provide an improved interface between the implant and the...
US20090182337 Antimicrobial Coatings  
An antimicrobial coating is provided for use on textiles, medical devices, packaging materials, and the like. The antimicrobial coating includes a halogenated furanone.
US20130202535 X-RAY VISIBLE MEDICAL DEVICE AND PREPARATION METHOD THEREOF  
The present invention relates to an X-ray visible medical device comprising a medical device and a layer bound onto the medical device, wherein the layer is composed of an X-ray contrast material...
US20070198090 Use of Carbon Nanotubes in the Manufacture of Orthopedic Implants  
A carbon nanotube is used to at least partially manufacture an orthopedic implant of improved strength and durability. The nanotubes are generally free of structural imperfections, possess high...
US20120330361 SPINAL IMPLANTABLE DEVICES MADE OF CARBON COMPOSITE MATERIALS AND USE THEREOF  
A spinal implantable device may include composite material comprising matrix including PEEK. The PEEK matrix may be reinforced with carbon fibers that amount to at least 60% of the composite...
US20090024097 LUBRICIOUS COATINGS  
The present disclosure provides substrates having a lubricious coating thereon. The substrate may be flexible and include, in embodiments, a medical device. The lubricious coating, in embodiments,...
US20050209595 Expandable devices and methods for tissue expansion, regeneration and fixation  
Expandable devices and methods for treating and enlarging a tissue, an organ or a cavity. The device is composed of a hollow expanding pouch made of a resorbable material or a perforated material...
US20090048675 Spinal Fusion Implants with Selectively Applied Bone Growth Promoting Agent  
A spinal fusion device including a selectively applied bone growth promoting agent is disclosed. In particular, a bone growth promoting agent is selectively applied to spinal implants, spinal...
US20090105352 FUNCTIONALIZED BIODEGRADABLE TRICLOSAN MONOMERS AND OLIGOMERS FOR CONTROLLED RELEASE  
This invention relates to the discovery of functionalized triclosan monomers and oligomers that, when incorporated into a substrate of, or applied as part of a coating to, medical devices and/or...
US20080154266 Methods for positioning a load-bearing orthopedic implant device in vivo  
Orthopedic implant devices are positioned at a desired in vivo site by positioning a device that is non-rigid, i.e., flexible and/or malleable, in a first form, and then transformable after...
US20090012523 Coating on a Medical Substrate and a Coated Medical Product  
The invention relates in general level to a method for coating articulating surfaces of medical products. The invention also relates to coated medical products manufactured by the method. The...
US20050010229 Arrangement and method for supplying implant fixtures made principally of titanium  
In an arrangement and method for supplying implant fixtures (2) made of titanium with surface structures and added bone-growth-stimulating agents or substances, the fixtures are prepared for...
US20050283255 Tissue-derived mesh for orthopedic regeneration  
An implant including a substantially cohesive aggregate comprising bone-derived particles. Cohesiveness is maintained by a member of mechanical interlocking, engagement of adjacent bone-derived...
US20080228186 Graft Fixation Device  
In one aspect a device is disclosed for use as a bone implant comprising, a body having a pre-implantation shape and a post-implantation shape different from the pre-implantation shape. The body...
US20130317504 Orthopedic Implants Having Improved Strength and Imaging Characteristics  
Orthopedic implants having improved strength and imaging characteristics are provided. The implants can comprise an inner core member that is encased at least in part by an outer encasing member....
US20100249783 DRUG-ELUTING IMPLANT COVER  
A pre-configured implant cover fabricated from a drug-eluting biocompatible matrix containing at least one elutable drug, a kit containing at least one elutable drug implant cover, and a method of...
US20060154206 Implant and a method for treating an implant surface  
The invention relates to a method for treating an implant surface intended for implantation into bone tissue comprising providing fluorine/and/or fluoride on at least a part of the implant...
US20060149266 Anchor for screw fixation of soft tissue to bone  
The present invention relates to the field of orthopedics in addressing soft tissue to bone attachment. The embodiments of the present invention provide for a bioabsorbable inlay, a bioabsorbable...
US20050273104 Polymeric plate bendable without thermal energy and methods of manufacture  
An implantable plate for providing support to a bone of a subject when affixed thereto includes a polymeric body comprised of a biocompatible polymer having a desired amount of polymer molecule...
US20070276398 Methods of repairing longitudinal bone defects  
A method of repairing a long bone having a defect is provided. The method includes the steps of: (a) mechanically fixating the long bone or portions thereof; and (b) filling the defect with a...
US20100249784 IMPLANT ABUTMENT  
The present invention relates to a percutaneous implant abutment for bone anchored implant devices adapted to be anchored in the craniofacial region of a person, such as bone anchored hearing...
US20050228503 Device for stimulating bone growth, especially for the osteosynthesis of bone fragments and/or for fixing bone fractures  
Apparatus for promoting bone growth, especially for osteosynthesis of bone fragments and/or fixation of bone fractures is described. This apparatus comprises at least one piezoelectric element,...
US20060190091 Bone implants  
This invention relates to a bone implant that includes a bioinert substrate covered with a ceramic layer containing a plurality of indentations. The total surface area of the indentations is...
US20080045949 Method of treating degenerative spinal disorders  
The present invention describes methods for treating a degenerative intervertebral disc disorder comprising implanting a disc stabilization device into a subject and administering at least one...
US20100234904 Active Bone Screw  
A bone screw includes a head portion and shank portion. The shank portion includes a regularly outwardly expanding threaded portion.
US20070005071 System and method for locating resorbable tissue fixation devices  
A system and method is disclosed for locating resorbable plastic tissue fixation devices during arthroscopic surgery through the use of fluorescence or phosphorescence.
US20060093646 Orthopedic and dental implant devices providing controlled drug delivery  
Implantable prosthetic devices are provided for controlled drug delivery, for orthopedic and dental applications. The device may include a prosthetic device body having at least one outer surface...
US20050273146 Liquid perfluoropolymers and medical applications incorporating same  
Liquid curable perfluoropolyether (PFPE) materials are provided for use as coatings, sealants, flexible fillers, and structural parts for a wide variety of medical applications, particularly where...

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