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RE36221 Flexible inter-vertebral stabilizer as well as process and apparatus for determining or verifying its tension before installation on the spinal column  
The present invention relates to an inter-vertebral stabilizer having one or more flexible ligaments. Each flexible ligament can be engaged with two respective vertebrae and/or associated with two...
5879385 Surgical implant  
A surgical implant for spinal fixation formed by a rigid bent titanium frame having wire receiving means. Spinal fixation implants are used to correct abnormal curvature of, and/or impart...
5725582 Surgical implants  
A surgical implant (20) comprises a hank formed from a single strand (21) of flexible biocompatible material (such as polyester) with at least one bight (22) at each end of the hank and a tail...
5609634 Intervertebral prosthesis making possible rotatory stabilization and flexion/extension stabilization  
A prosthesis including (a) a flexible ligament (1) with a first narrowed thinner portion (2) and a second wider portion (3) forming an extension of, and having a greater width and thickness (e2)...
5562735 Spinal stabilization system and improved method  
A spinal stabilization system for fixing affected vertebrae having anterior and posterior aspects. The system comprises a plurality of rods or plates disposed over the affected vertebrae, at least...
5454812 Spinal clamping device having multiple distance adjusting strands  
A spinal clamping device includes a clamping member provided with a clamping portion and a connecting portion, a clamping adjusting member provided with a clamping portion and a connection...
5449361 Orthopedic cable tensioner  
Apparatus and methods are provided to allow attachment of one or more surgical cables in the form of a loop to selected portions of a patient's body. The apparatus includes a cable tensioner which...
5417690 Surgical cable  
A multistrand surgical cerclage cable having a multistrand leader is disclosed. The cable is very flexible and the leader is more malleable and stiffer than the cable allowing the leader to be...
5395374 Orthopedic cabling method and apparatus  
A double-apertured L-shaped crimp is crimped to one end of a cable. The other end of the cable is passed around the bone and an orthopedic device to be attached to the bone, and it is then passed...
5304178 Sublaminar wire  
A sublaminar wire for connecting a spinal column corrective device to a spinal column has first and second end portions. A flat center portion extendable under the lamina of a vertebra of the...
5180393 Artificial ligament for the spine  
An artificial ligament for the spine is fixed by pedicle screws on two vertebrae of the spinal column and has first and second hollow eyelets, of general diabolo shape, each one including a...
5133716 Device for correction of spinal deformities  
An adjustable implant for correcting spinal deformities which includes a frame to which the vertebrae are wired and which frame includes a pair of elongated rod members which are united at spaced...
5030220 Spine fixation system  
An implantable spinal fixation system includes a cancellous bone screw, such as a pedicle screw, carrying an improved saddle assembly, secured in place by a nut and which includes a simple and...
4875471 Device for correcting deformities of the spine  
A device for stabilizing and correcting deformations of the spine being surgically mountable over the vertebrae and having substantially the shape of a rectangular frame that extends over the...
4841959 Spinal/skull fixation device  
A device for fixation of the skull (15) to adjacent bones (18A . . . 18E) of the spine (19) comprises a loop (11) of substantially circular form connecting a pair of legs (12) generally...
4836193 Skull to spine fixation device  
A device (10B) for fixation of a skull (20) to adjacent bones (21) of the spine has one generally circular bight (13B) in a curved plane starting generally perpendicular to the plane of two...
4790303 Apparatus and method for securing bone graft  
A fastener for securing bone graft between a pair of bone portions. The fastener includes a curved elongated member having a shank for extending into the bone graft and pair of bone portions. The...
4738251 Correcting device for spine pathology  
A device for surgically correcting and stabilizing spine deformations in scoliosis patients. Two rigid elongated members, parallel to each other, are kept in a spaced apart relationship by two...
4686970 Devices for spinal fixation  
A spinal fixation device (FIG. 1) of the type consisting of rod of biocompatible material (e.g. stainless steel) formed into a rigid rectangle has its shorter sides (11) bent in the same direction...
4604995 Spinal stabilizer  
A surgical implant is used for imparting stability to the thoraco-lumbar spine by fixation of the implant to the spine with segmental spinal instrumentation. The implant comprises a unitary rod...
4573454 Spinal fixation apparatus  
A surgical implant for fixation of the human spinal column in the treatment of scoliosis, particular in very young children. The device comprises a pair of elongate bars which are rigidly...
4570618 Intervertebral body wire stabilization  
The method and apparatus of stabilizing the spine wherein a bone graft has been provided between spaced vertebral bodies which comprises engaging preformed wire members having loops connected by...
4112935 Apparatus for surgical treatment of scoliosis  
An apparatus for surgical treatment of scoliosis, comprising a framework formed by parallel struts secured at their ends by yokes and fixed on the patient's body by means of a system of belts,...
4078559 Straightening and supporting device for the spinal column in the surgical treatment of scoliotic diseases  
Disclosured is a straightening and supporting device for the spinal column in the surgical treatment of scoliotic diseases, a device which is removed after the spinal column has healed. The device...
3997138 Securing devices and structures  
This invention relates to a securing device specifically having application in correcting certain forms of physical deformity and in other surgical techniques. The device includes a screw threaded...

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