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8979908 Transverse fixation device for spinal fixation systems  
A transverse fixation device is disclosed. The device includes one or more connecting bodies disposed substantially between two elongate rods. Each connecting body includes a receptacle that is...
8974500 Adjustable rod assembly  
An adjustable rod for spinal corrective surgery is provided that includes a first elongate member and a second elongate member, each having rod portions couplable to one or more bone connecting...
8926673 Vertebral arthrodesis equipment  
This equipment comprises at least one anchoring assembly including two antagonistic hooks connected to each other through a rod, a first of these hooks having a body crossed by a hole for letting...
8926668 Anchor for attachment to a bony structure  
A spine stabilization system including a first anchor, a second anchor and a rod for connecting the first and second anchors together. The first anchor includes an anchor body and a hook. A slot...
8888819 Connector for securing an offset spinal fixation element  
The present invention provides an implant that can be inserted on top of a previously placed spinal fixation element. The implant includes a bone anchor and a connector body. The bone anchor...
8828061 Vertebral stabilization devices and associated surgical methods  
A vertebral stabilization device operable for stabilizing and/or decompressing a portion of the spine, including: a first frame member; a second frame member; a first connector member engaged to...
8721688 Interspinous implant, tools and methods of implanting  
One exemplary device includes a main body including a shaft having a longitudinal axis; a first clamping mechanism having first and second jaws configured to clamp a spinous process of a first...
8613759 Transverse fixation device for spinal fixation systems  
A transverse fixation device is disclosed. The device includes one or more connecting bodies disposed substantially between two elongate rods. Each connecting body includes a receptacle that is...
8522531 Catalyst degradation detection apparatus and catalyst degradation detection method  
A determination oxygen storage amount used to determine whether a catalyst is degraded is a value obtained by applying a correction amount for removing error caused by response delay time of an...
8480680 Spinal decompression system and method  
A device useful for spinous process decompression includes a pair of prongs which can be moved apart from each other by rotation of a gear which mates with a threaded rod.
8267970 Laminar hook spring  
Various devices and methods are provided for spinal augmentation. In particular, the device can includes a connector element having a superior portion and an inferior portion that is adapted to...
8226689 Apparatus and methods for spinal implant with variable link mechanism  
A spinal implant provides support for desired parts of the spine. The implant can provide support in fusion situations. The spinal implant includes a pair of longitudinal rods and a transverse...
8177823 Orthopedic clamping hook assembly  
An occipital clamping hook assembly includes a hook for engaging a first side of an occipital bone and a compressor movable relative to the hook for applying a compressive force to the occipital...
8172882 Implant system and method to treat degenerative disorders of the spine  
An implant has a first hook and a second hook. A connector is coupled to the first and second hooks. The implant is adapted in a preferred embodiment to hook and look onto a spine.
8133263 Connector for attaching an alignment rod to a bone structure  
A connector for a spinal alignment system includes a base, a hook, a guide aperture, and a locking portion. The base includes a channel extending therethrough to receive a fixation rod. The hook...
8092532 Facet arthroplasty devices and methods  
A prosthesis assembly replaces a cephalad portion of a left natural facet joint on a vertebral body and a cephalad portion of a right natural facet joint on a vertebral body. The prosthesis...
8070811 Facet arthroplasty devices and methods  
A prosthesis replaces all or a portion of a natural facet joint on a vertebral body. The prosthesis has a prosthesis body accommodating fixation to the vertebral body at or near a pedicle and...
8066771 Facet arthroplasty devices and methods  
A spinal prosthesis system having a caudal prosthesis provided with a pair of pedicle anchors for coupling to an inferior vertebral body, the caudal prosthesis including an artificial caudal facet...
8034082 Transverse fixation device for spinal fixation systems  
A transverse fixation device is disclosed. The device includes one or more connecting bodies disposed substantially between two elongate rods. Each connecting body includes a receptacle that is...
7959655 Self-aligning attachment devices and methods for attaching an elongated member to a vertebral member  
The present application is directed to a device for connecting an elongated member within a patient. The device includes a body with a receiving section to receive the elongated member, and an...
7935133 Interlaminar hook  
A medical apparatus for alleviating the symptoms associated with spinal stenosis have a body including first and second supports disposed along the length of the body. The first support is...
7918876 Spinal implant adjustment device  
An adjustable spinal implant (10) is provided for use in connecting elongate members (12) as well as vertebral spacers such as corpectomy devices, intervertebral fusion devices, and other...
7901436 Spinal implant  
The invention relates to a spinal implant (10) having, at a first end, fastener (20) for fastening to a vertebra, and at a second end, an assembly head (22) extending along an axis x-x′, the head...
7887537 External fixation system  
An external fixation system having a fixation component (20) comprising: a) a first capture member (24) adapted to capture a second element (26) of an orthopedic fixation system; and (b) a second...
7771474 Transverse connector system  
A transverse connector system for interconnecting two spinal rods includes a connector arranged to span the distance between the rods with a rod receiving recess and a pin receiving bore on each...
7753939 Polyaxial connection device and method  
A surgical implant assembly, and components thereof, are disclosed. Such assemblies include a connector device and an anchoring shaft. The assemblies are useful for insertion into bone and...
7722649 Dynamic stabilization device for bones, in particular for vertebrae  
A dynamic stabilization device for bones, in particular vertebrae, is made with two bone anchoring elements and a rigid rod with a longitudinal axis connecting them. An elastic element is inserted...
7530992 Bone anchoring device for stabilising bone segments and seat part of a bone anchoring device  
A bone anchoring device for stabilizing bone segments is provided, with a bone anchoring element which has a shank part and a head, a receiver part for articulated connection of the bone anchoring...
7485133 Force diffusion spinal hook  
A force diffusion hook includes a hook element and a connecting member receiving portion for receiving a connecting member to stabilize a spinal column segment. The hook element defines a...
7338490 Reduction cable and bone anchor  
Methods and apparatus for alignment of vertebrae. In one embodiment, the invention includes a hook-shaped member which receives a bone anchor, both the member and the anchor being fixed to a...
7335202 Implant having a shaft and a hold element connected therewith for connecting with a rod  
An implant is described having a shaft and a holding element connected therewith for connecting with a rod. A recess is provided in the holding element that includes a U-shaped cross section for...
7125426 Locking cap assembly for spinal fixation instrumentation  
A spinal anchor assembly for securing a fixation element includes an anchor element and a twist-in cap. The anchor element is configured for attachment to a bone, typically by comprising a mono-...
7121755 Device for a ball-and-socket joint type connection of two members  
A device for a ball-and-socket-type connection of two members includes a first member having a head and a second member having a cavity that receives the head. The cross-sectional surface of the...
7094237 Vertebral column support device which is assembled by means of clamping  
A vertebral column support device is assembled by means of clamping. The device includes bone screw- or hook-type vertebrae anchoring elements, the elements consisting of a threaded cylindrical...
7011659 Connector for attaching an alignment rod to a bone structure  
A connector for a spinal alignment system includes a base, a hook, a guide aperture, and a locking portion. The base includes a channel extending therethrough to receive a fixation rod. The hook...
6911030 Fixing element and ancillary for stabilizing vertebrae  
The invention concerns an osteosynthesis system, comprising at least a linking element in the form of a rod, at least two fixing elements each capable of being anchored in a vertebra, and a...
6858029 System for fixing and recuperating vertebrae under treatment  
A system is designed to fix and recuperate the deformed vertebrae and is formed of a vertebrae-clamping device and an intervertebral fixation block. The vertebrae-clamping device includes two...
6802844 Spinal alignment apparatus and methods  
Spinal alignment apparatus includes bodies which connect to vertebra to be aligned, and elongated elements that connect to the bodies. The elements are adjustable relative to the bodies in...
6786903 Rotary device for fixing spinal column under treatment  
A vertebral fixation device. The device includes a fixation seat, a fixation block, and a fastening bolt. The fixation seat is provided with a receiving slot for receiving a vertebral fixation...
6761719 Superelastic spinal stabilization system and method  
A device for stabilizing at least a portion of the spinal column, including a longitudinal member sized to span a distance between at least two vertebral bodies and being at least partially formed...
6749361 Shackle element for clamping a fixation rod, a method for making a shackle element, a hook with a shackle element and a rode connector with a shackle element  
A shackle element, a method of making a shackle element, a hook and a rod connector. The shackle element (18) is used for fastening a hook (12), or respectively a rod connector, on a fixation rod...
6726692 Ancillary for spinal osteosynthesis system and process for implanting a spinal osteosynthesis system using the said ancillary  
This invention relates to an ancillary for a spinal osteosynthesis system comprising at least one implant that will be implanted in a spine. The implant comprises accommodation means located...
6709435 Three-hooked device for fixing spinal column  
A spine fixing device includes a main hooked seat, two extension hooks, and two fastening members. The main hooked seat is provided with a main hooked portion, two extension arms, and two...
6669729 Apparatus and method for the replacement of posterior vertebral elements  
An orthopedic implantable device articulately connects a first spinal vertebra to an adjacent second spinal vertebra along the midline of the first and second vertebrae or along an axis medial to...
6656180 Apparatus for retaining vertebrae in a desired spatial relationship  
An apparatus (10, 110) for use in retaining vertebrae (V) of a spinal column in a desired spatial relationship includes a longitudinal member (12, 112) having a longitudinal axis (13, 113)...
6641585 Bone connecting tool and connecting member thereof  
Bone connecting tool for interconnecting vertebral bodies. The bone connecting tool includes a rod member having a first hook portion. A rod engaging member is fixed to the rod member having a...
6641586 Closure system for spinal fixation instrumentation  
A closure system for fixing a spinal fixation element to a spinal fixation element receiving body includes a low profile outer locking nut for engaging an outer surface of the spinal fixation...
6626909 Apparatus and method for spine fixation  
A spine fixation assembly connecting a first and second vertebra includes first and second elongated plates that form an X-shaped structure. The first elongated plate has a first and a second end...
6589243 Posterior backbone osteosynthesis device  
A posterior spinal osteosynthesis device for providing a transverse connection between two vertebral rods extending along a spinal segment wherein the device includes pairs of hooks adapted to...
6582434 Vertebral connecting rod and spinal osteosynthesis device using the same  
A vertebral connecting rod and a spinal osteosynthesis device are disclosed. The vertebral connecting rod 1, which is adapted to be rigidly supported with a pair of spinal implants 5, 5 anchored...

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