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9039708 Bone fixing system  
This disclosure provides a system for securing a bone to a rod, the system comprising a ligature, a body, and two fasteners. The ligature has two free ends and an intermediate portion...
9039711 Instruments and methods for tensioning a spinal tether  
Various methods and devices are provided for tensioning a tether. In one embodiment, a tether tensioning device is provided and includes an elongate shaft adapted to be positioned adjacent to a...
9033985 Composite and surface mounted brace, kit and assembly for supporting a fractured bone  
A brace for supporting an exterior surface of a damaged bone including a plurality of elongated members interconnected at each of intermediate overlapping and end-to-end locations. An additional...
9028547 Tissue graft fixation  
A surgical device includes a member having first and second opposing surfaces. The member includes an intermediate portion in which the first surface has a recessed surface portion. The...
9017330 Low friction buckle tightening systems and methods  
A tensioning device comprises an elongate member, preferably a band, and a frame having first and second sides. The band has a first end that is attachable to the first side of the frame and a...
9005287 Method for bone reattachment  
A method for trochanteric reattachment can include positioning a femoral prosthesis relative to a proximal portion of a femur. A first portion of a self-locking adjustable flexible member...
8998904 Winged tether plate and method of use for reducing angular bone deformity  
The present invention is a method and device for the correction and reduction of bone deformities, such as metatarsus primus adductus, using a plate body with winged buttresses and dorsal loop....
8992543 Tightening device for bone fastening cable  
A bone-tying cable tightening device is disclosed which makes itself unusable after having been used a predetermined number of times. The device includes a grip portion, a rod-like member, a...
8992530 Method and system for longitudinal closure of dissected sternums  
Systems, devices, and methods for longitudinal closure of a dissected sternum are provided. The system includes first and second reinforcing members, fasteners, and closure members. Each...
8979529 Intermaxillary fixation device and method of using same  
A medical apparatus including a bar with a first attachment loop, a second attachment and a plurality of hooks, wherein the medical apparatus is an arch bar.
8974457 Systems and methods for sternum repair  
The invention provides systems and methods for sternum repair. A sternum repair device may include a central body, which may include a plurality of bands and buckles, such that a band extends from...
8974456 Hybrid medical device implant with migration management  
A dynamic tissue holding device for dynamically holding two tissue portions in contact with one another includes a resilient body having a spring and a band arranged for extending about the tissue...
8968318 Grooved crimp with a set screw  
A device for binding a cable about a fractured bone to stabilize a fracture comprises a slot including a distal opening sized to receive an enlarged end of a cable and a proximal opening sized to...
8968319 Methods, tools and devices for spinal fixation  
A method for spinal rod insertion includes providing a U-shaped hook tool comprising first and second legs, and inserting the first leg into a first location of a first vertebra and then pushing...
8961573 System and method for facilitating repair and reattachment of comminuted bone portions  
A fracture fixation system serves in repairing a comminuted humeral head of a humeral bone. The fracture fixation system includes a plate having an upper surface, a lower surface opposite the...
8936628 Suture-retaining sternal clamp assembly  
A sternal clamp having a first sliding body member and a second sliding body member telescopically mated, and a suture-receiving channel disposed on the exterior of the first sliding body member...
8926613 Method and apparatus for forming a bone hole  
A method and tool for creating a location for a fixation device to be secured to a bone. The method includes bringing a bone cutting tool extending along a longitudinal axis into engagement with...
8894693 Orthopaedic fixation component and method  
An orthopaedic fixation component attachable to a femur, said femur defining a femur shaft, a femur head and a femur neck extending therebetween, said femur further defining a greater trochanter...
8888818 Low profile spinal tethering methods  
Methods and devices for treating spinal deformities are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a low-profile spinal anchoring device is provided for receiving a spinal fixation element, such as a...
8870869 Fixing devices and stabilization systems using said fixing devices  
A fixing device to connect a bone to a linking member (18) is characterized in that it comprises; —a connecting part (12, 20, 22) to be connected to said linking member (18), having an outer face;...
8870870 Vertebral fixing system  
A vertebral fixing system comprising a connecting part with two longitudinal elements coupled to each other at a first end and having mutually facing recesses for receiving a rod. A portion of a...
8834524 Closure device and method for tissue repair  
A method of closing a tissue wound includes providing a wound closure device having a first anchor, a second anchor, and a flexible member movably attached to the second anchor, positioning the...
8808333 Periprosthetic bone plates  
The present disclosure relates to bone plates that are configured for use with bones having periprosthetic fractures. For example, in the event that a proximal femur is fractured in an area that...
8795343 Pelvic Cable Solution  
A device for treating bone fractures, comprises an actuating mechanism removably coupleable to a clamping mechanism including a clamp defining a cable receiving channel extending therethrough and...
8790344 Load shaping for dynamic tensioning mechanisms and methods  
A surgical tensioning device for dynamically holding two tissue portions in contact with one another comprises a resilient body having a plurality of spring elements, and a plurality of stop...
8764809 Trochanter retention plate  
The present disclosure relates to an implant for refixation of the greater trochanter on which an osteotomy has been performed or which is fractured. The implant comprises a plate that can be...
8758348 Systems and methods for sternum repair  
The invention provides systems and methods for sternum repair. A sternum repair device may include a central body, which may include a plurality of male and female components, such that a suture...
8747405 Bone fixing system and method of use  
A bone fixing system useful for holding bone in position, and a method for installing the same are disclosed. The ends of a conformable ligature are passed around bones, bone grafts, tendons,...
8721645 Bone fixing system and method of use  
A bone fixing system useful for holding bone in position, and a method for installing the same are disclosed. The ends of a conformable ligature are passed around bones, bone grafts, tendons,...
8696669 Fixation device for the fixation of bone fragments  
A fixation device for the fixation of bone fragments, applicable to the mutual fastening of bone fragments temporarily separated during a surgical operation or as a result of a trauma. The device...
8696670 Fixation device for the fixation of bone fragments  
A fixation device for the fixation of bone fragments, applicable to the mutual fastening of bone fragments temporarily separated during a surgical operation or as a result of a trauma. The device...
8685027 Fixation device for the fixation of bone fragments  
A fixation device for the fixation of bone fragments, applicable to the mutual fastening of bone fragments temporarily separated during a surgical operation or as a result of a trauma. The device...
8685026 Devices and methods for releasing tension on a surgical tether  
The present application is directed to devices and methods for releasing tension on a surgical tether. In one embodiment, the release mechanism is constructed to be positioned between a locked...
8685025 Cerclage arrangement for fixing a bone fracture, comprising a plate that is provided with a number of continuous holes  
A cerclage arrangement is for fixing a bone fracture and comprises a plate that is provided with at least one throughhole. A pin is equipped with a head with an opening that extends perpendicular...
8679122 System for tensioning a surgical wire  
System, including methods, apparatus, and kits, for tensioning a surgical wire with a tensioning device and/or fixing bone with a surgical wire tensioned with a tensioning device.
8668697 Methods and devices for sternal closure  
A method for closing a sternum separated into at least a first sternum portion and a second sternum portion includes preparing at least one cut surface of at least one of the first or second...
8668696 Low friction buckle tightening systems and methods  
A tensioning device comprises an elongate member, preferably a band, and a frame having first and second sides. The band has a first end that is attachable to the first side of the frame and a...
8608742 Cable and crimp for bone surgery  
A surgical cable and crimp device is provided. The cable has an enlargement (bead) affixed to one of its ends. The crimp member includes two holes. One of the holes includes a slot and a cavity....
8579901 Suture band buckle and methods  
A surgical tensioning device for holding separated tissues in contact with one another. The device comprises a frame having two opposing first and second sides and a lower surface and an upper...
8579900 Minimally invasive skeletal fixation device  
A minimally invasive skeletal fixation device includes two curved tubes and two positioning members. The two curved tubes are attached to each other and are in communication with each other. The...
8574235 Method for trochanteric reattachment  
A method for trochanteric reattachment can include positioning a femoral prosthesis relative to a proximal portion of a femur. A first portion of a self-locking adjustable flexible member...
8523863 Self-retaining cable tie  
A system for securing a bone fixation device to a bone comprises a flexible longitudinal element configured to wrap about and stabilize one of a target portion of bone and a bone stabilizing...
8496659 Minimally invasive implant and crimping system  
A device for treating a bone comprises a cable block including a first lumen extending from a first proximal opening in a proximal face of the cable block to a first distal opening in a distal...
8486114 Cerclage system for bone  
Cerclage system, including methods, devices, and kits, for stabilizing bone, such as a sternum. The cerclage system may include a wire or cable that encircles bone, and a bone plate to which...
8486110 Spinal implant and method for restricting spinal flexion  
A spinal implant system for restricting flexion of a spine includes an elongate band proportioned to engage at least two spinous processes. During use, the band is positioned engaging the spinous...
8460339 Multi element biased suture clip  
A suture clamp comprising a plurality of elements positioned together in a row, each element of the plurality of elements having a lower portion separated from an upper portion by a flexible neck,...
8460295 Systems and methods for sternum repair  
The invention provides systems and methods for sternum repair. A sternum repair device may include a central body, which may include a plurality of bands and buckles, such that a band extends from...
8439918 Ulna fixation  
An improved means for fixation of a fractured coronoid process of the proximal ulna. A substantially rigid plate is secured to the anterior aspect of the proximal ulna relative to a fracture of...
8430879 Segmented intramedullary structure  
An implantable intramedullary fixation structure adapted to be received in the intramedullary canal of a long bone is disclosed comprising a plurality of elongated segments. Each segment has a...
8419736 Sternal reconstruction system  
A flexible cable for sternal reconstruction, the cable including first and second ends, the first end of the cable including a crimp fitting member, and the crimp fitting member including a...

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