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US20060264951 Minimally Invasive Actuable Bone Fixation Devices Having a Retractable Interdigitation Process  
An apparatus for bone reinforcement, fixation and treatment of diseased or fractured bones including a supporting structure optionally coated with therapeutic agent is provided. The supporting...
US20060149245 Bone fixation system  
A bone fixation system includes a bone screw having a longitudinal axis. A passage in the bone screw extends along the longitudinal axis and has a proximal opening at the proximal end of the bone...
US20060282083 Apparatus and method for securing tissue to bone with a suture  
The embodiments provided for herein relate to apparatus and methods for securing tissue to bone using a suture anchoring system that provides enhanced tactile feedback and does not require tying a...
US20060116685 Device and method for attaching soft tissue to bone  
A device, system, and method for attaching soft tissue to bone is provided. The system includes an anchoring device and delivery device which allow a surgeon to achieve two different objectives...
US20060282082 Apparatus and method for securing tissue to bone with a suture  
The embodiments provided for herein relate to apparatus and methods for securing tissue to bone using a suture anchoring system that provides enhanced tactile feedback and does not require tying a...
US20060247641 Method and apparatus for the repair of a rotator cuff (RTC) tendon or ligament  
Apparatus for securing soft tissue to bone, comprising: a suture anchor comprising: a body; an elongated tip section connected to the body and extending distally of the body, the elongated tip...
US20060282084 System and method for sealing tissue  
A medical fastener for securing tissue and creating hemostatis thereon is disclosed. The fastener includes a shaft having a proximal and distal ends and a head disposed at a proximal end and a tip...
US20060282081 Apparatus and method for securing tissue to bone with a suture  
The embodiments provided for herein relate to apparatus and methods for securing tissue to bone using a suture anchoring system that provides enhanced tactile feedback and does not require tying a...
US20060189991 Graft anchor  
A graft anchor includes an interference screw having a passage provided therein and a cross member adapted to be disposed in the passage of the interference screw to secure a graft.
US20060259040 Cranial bone flap fixation system and method  
A cranial bone and bone flap fixation device, comprising first and second caps between which portions of the cranial bone and bone flap are to be gripped; a mounting post located to allow relative...
US20050038434 Systems and methods for fixation of adjacent vertebrae  
A method for internal fixation of vertebra of the spine to facilitate graft fusion includes steps for excising the nucleus of an affected disc, preparing a bone graft, instrumenting the vertebrae...
US20080033431 Position augmenting mechanism  
One aspect relates to augmenting positioning of an originally unsecured attachment element with respect to an originally unsecured bridging element. Another aspect relates to a surgical theater...
US20060149264 Screw locking systems for bone plates  
Bone screws have heads which are provided with a hex socket as well as a threaded portion. A screw driver system includes a hex driver and a threaded driver. The screw driver system permits...
US20060161159 PEEK ribbed suture anchor  
A ribbed suture anchor formed of poly-ether ether ketone (PEEK). The suture anchor is radiolucent and revisable. A tapered end disposed on the proximal end of the body can be received into a...
US20050245933 Multi coaxial screw system  
An anchoring system for bones comprises male and female anchoring members each having proximal and distal ends, the proximal ends being adapted, when the anchoring members are installed in the...
US20070288021 Flexible joint implant  
A trochlear groove implant includes a body having an articulate-bearing surface, a bone-facing surface and an edge extending therebetween for repairing a trochlear groove. The articulate-bearing...
US20050273107 Cannulated drill-pin implant with related systems and methods  
A drill-pin implant includes a cannulated body having an interior surface and an exterior surface each extend between a first end and an opposing second end. The interior surface bounds a guide...
US20060167458 Lock and release mechanism for a sternal clamp  
An engagement mechanism for a sternal clamp, the mechanism allowing for an open status where the clamp may be lengthened or shortened, a closing status where the clamp may only be shortened, and a...
US20060058799 Ligament repair apparatus and method  
Method and apparatus for securing first and second bones together by forming a cavity in the first and second bones, with the cavity including a shaped first anchor portion in the first bone and a...
US20060079903 Minimally invasive pedicle screw and guide support  
A minimally invasive orthopedic bone attachment system comprising a pedicle screw and guide support sleeve for insertion of the screw. The pedicle screw is a self-boring, self-tapping integral...
US20050159748 Compression bio-compatible fixation for soft tissue bone fixation  
A method of soft tissue graft fixation to bone. A tunnel may be formed in a bone and a bio-compatible material may be placed in the tunnel in a liquid state using an insertion device. The soft...
US20060129152 Absorbable Anchor for Hernia Mesh Fixation  
A method of forming and deploying an absorbable anchor for hernia mesh fixation is disclosed. The diameter of the anchor is reduced upon insertion to minimize entry hole size and insertion force...
US20050065526 Fixing device and applicator therefor  
A fixing device is disclosed which is primarily for use in orthopaedics. In one disclosed embodiment the fixing device includes an elongate body having a throughbore, wherein the elongate body has...
US20050065525 Implant, and tightening member and spacer member for such an implant  
An implant (1) which can be cooperate with an installation tool (24) and a spacer member (25, 26) and which is arranged with an internal recess which extends from the upper parts of the implant...
US20060200150 Bone screw and driver system  
A low profile bioabsorbable bone screw and driver system. The driver has a distal end that partially encases the periphery of the screw head of the bone screw and has a metal stabilizing...
US20060052789 Device for securing an implant  
The invention relates to a self-retaining implant for fixing a bone cover or a bone fragment in an opening in a skull bone. The implant comprises a support element with an upper side and an lower...
US20050251143 Surgical system and method of use for soft tissue fixation to bone  
A soft tissue fixation kit comprises a flexible implant and an insertion tool for the implant. The implant is formed of a flexible biocompatible material and a rigid bone biocompatible fixation...
US20080027442 Cranial fixation device and method for fixing same  
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to a cranial fixation device for fixing a skull flap to a skull. The cranial fixation device may be securely fastened inside a...

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