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US20070100462 Joint Arthroplasty Devices  
A mobile bearing implant includes a first component. The first component includes a bone facing surface for engaging one of a substantially uncut articular cartilage surface and a substantially...
US20160256286 Tissue Positioning Device  
A tissue positioning device comprising a biocompatible member having a size and shape suitable for placement within a space adjacent to a tissue to be positioned and which acts to maintain the...
US20120165939 NONWOVEN TISSUE SCAFFOLD  
A biocompatible meniscal repair device is disclosed. The tissue repair device includes a scaffold adapted to be placed in contact with a defect in a meniscus, the scaffold comprising a...
US20070083266 Devices and methods for treating facet joints, uncovertebral joints, costovertebral joints and other joints  
The present invention describes methods, devices and instruments for resurfacing or replacing facet joints, uncovertebral joints and costovertebral joints. The joints can be prepared by smoothing...
US20050043814 Acellular matrix implanted into an articular cartilage or osteochondral lesion protected with a biodegradable polymer modified to have extended polymerization time and methods for preparation and use thereof  
Acellular matrix implants for implantation into an articular cartilage or osteochondral lesion and a method for fabrication thereof. A protective biodegradable polymer barrier having extended...
US20130138211 HYDROPHILIC INTERPENETRATING POLYMER NETWORKS DERIVED FROM HYDROPHOBIC POLYMERS  
A composition of matter comprising a water-swellable IPN or semi-IPN including a hydrophobic thermoset or thermoplastic polymer and an ionic polymer, articles made from such composition and...
US20130138209 KNEE JOINT PROSTHESIS AND HYALURONATE COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATMENT OF OSTEOARTHRITIS  
A medical device and methods to relieve joint pain and adapted for knee joint repair, replacement and augmentation. The invention discloses joint lubricant, particularly hyaluronate compositions...
US20110046735 Patient-Specific Implants  
An endoprosthetic device includes a monolithic meniscal implant having a three-dimensional patient-specific tibial engagement surface nesting in and complementary to a proximal surface of the...
US20100145451 JOINT SUPPORT AND SUBCHONDRAL SUPPORT SYSTEM  
A joint support and subchondral support system for providing structural and dampening support to damaged subchondral bone in generalized or discrete arthritis includes a contoured, porous plate...
US20080097606 Knee joint prosthesis and hyaluronate compositions for treatment of osteoarthritis  
A medical device and methods to relieve joint pain and adapted for knee joint repair, replacement and augmentation. The invention discloses joint lubricant, particularly hyaluronate compositions...
US20110009964 PARTIAL JOINT RESURFACING IMPLANT, INSTRUMENTATION AND METHOD  
A partial resurfacing implant for use in repairing an articular cartilage defect site that includes a top articulating portion having a top surface that is configured with at least one radius of...
US20080133008 Cartilage repair mixture containing allograft chondrocytes  
The invention is directed toward a sterile cartilage defect implant material comprising milled lyophilized allograft cartilage pieces ranging from 0.01 mm to 1.0 mm in size in a bioabsorbable...
US20070179607 Cartilage resurfacing implant  
A cartilage resurfacing implant is provided for replacing cartilage of an articulating portion of a bone at a skeletal joint having opposed joint surfaces. The cartilage resurfacing implant...
US20050033424 Surgically implantable knee prosthesis  
A prosthesis is provided for implantation into a knee joint compartment between a femoral condyle and its corresponding tibial plateau which reduces any excessive prosthesis motion. The prosthesis...
US20110082548 LOW FRICTION RESURFACING IMPLANT  
A low friction resurfacing implant system including a first implant component and a second implant component. The first implant component has a first bearing surface. The second implant component...
US20080154371 PROPORTIONED SURGICALLY IMPLANTABLE KNEE PROSTHESIS  
A knee prosthesis for unicompartmental implantation into a knee joint is implantable without requiring bone resection and includes a body free of any means of fixation to a portion of knee joint,...
US20050178396 Polymer compositions and methods for their use  
Compositions comprising anti-fibrotic agent(s) and/or polymeric compositions can be used in various medical applications including the prevention of surgical adhesions, treatment of inflammatory...
US20050171604 Unicondylar knee implant  
A knee prosthesis, methods of implanting the prosthesis, method of treating arthritis of the knee, and a kit therefore are provided. The prosthesis answers many of the limitations of current knee...
US20140358231 Methods of Implanting Transcutaneous Joint Unloading Devices  
Various methods for treating a joint are disclosed herein. According to one method, a joint is surgically treated by performing a surgical repair treatment on tissue within the joint capsule;...
US20140142698 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR JOINT LOAD CONTROL DURING HEALING OF JOINT TISSUE  
Various methods for treating a joint are disclosed herein. According to one method, a joint is surgically treated by performing a surgical repair treatment on tissue within the joint capsule;...
US20130138210 HYDROPHILIC INTERPENETRATING POLYMER NETWORKS DERIVED FROM HYDROPHOBIC POLYMERS  
A composition of matter comprising a water-swellable IPN or semi-IPN including a hydrophobic thermoset or thermoplastic polymer and an ionic polymer, articles made from such composition and...
US20130013066 Methods and Devices for Joint Load Control During Healing of Joint Tissue  
Various methods for treating a joint are disclosed herein. According to one method, a joint is surgically treated by performing a surgical repair treatment on tissue within the joint capsule;...
US20120290088 System and Method for Prosthetic Fitting and Balancing in Joints  
A device for intraoperative use in balancing joint forces and verifying the placement of the tibial component in total knee arthroplasty includes a spacer defining an enclosure; the spacer is...
US20070156238 Multi-layered matrix, method of tissue repair using the same, and multi-layered implant prepared thereof  
A multi-layered matrix, a method of tissue repair using the same, and multi-layered implant prepared thereof are provided. The multi-layered matrix comprises a first element and a second element...
US20050222687 Cartilage implant assembly and method for implantation  
The invention is directed toward a cartilage repair assembly comprising a shaped structure of subchondral bone with an integral overlying cartilage cap which is treated to remove cellular debris...
US20160346089 HYDROGEL ARTHROPLASTY DEVICE  
An arthroplasty device is provided having an interpenetrating polymer network (IPN) hydrogel that is strain-hardened by swelling and adapted to be held in place in a joint by conforming to a bone...
US20050278025 Meniscus prosthesis  
A prosthesis for placement into a joint space between two or more bones is disclosed. The prosthesis includes a body formed from a pre-formed solid one piece elastomer, wherein the elastomer is...
US20050209703 Surgically implantable prosthetic system  
A prosthetic system is provided for implantation into a body joint, such as a knee joint compartment between a femoral condyle and its corresponding tibial plateau. The prosthetic system includes...
US20100241228 ENGINEERED OSTEOCHONDRAL CONSTRUCT FOR TREATMENT OF ARTICULAR CARTILAGE DEFECTS  
An implant for articular cartilage repair includes (1) a three-dimensional body formed of cancellous bone having a demineralized section that contains bone morphogenetic proteins (BMP's) that are...
US20090043389 CARTILAGE IMPLANT PLUG WITH FIBRIN GLUE AND METHOD FOR IMPLANTATION  
The invention is directed toward a cartilage repair assembly comprising a shaped structure of subchondral bone with an integral overlying cartilage cap which is treated to remove cellular debris...
US20070118218 Facet joint implant and procedure  
A method for repairing a facet joint of a human vertebra having a joint capsule surrounding the facet joint. In the method, a synthetic elastic material is introduced into the facet joint. The...
US20100131063 Prosthesis for interpositional location between bone joint articular surfaces and method of use  
A biocompatible prosthetic device comprising a thin low friction spacer for location to overlie a bone member in an interpositional location between opposed bone joint articular surfaces. The...
US20070179608 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ARTICULAR SURFACE REPAIR  
A system, method for replacing at least a portion of first articular surface cooperating with a second articular surface including a prosthetic implant. The method including creating a socket in...
US20160324642 TISSUE GRAFTS AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME  
In some embodiments, the present invention provides tissue grafts, such as vascularized bone grafts, and methods for preparing and using such tissue grafts. In some embodiments the tissue grafts...
US20130304209 BIOLOGIC PARTIAL MENISCUS AND METHOD OF PREPARATION  
Biologic partial menisci (biologic partial meniscal replacements/constructs) used to replace at least a part of a meniscus, and methods of forming such biologic partial menisci. Meniscal cartilage...
US20070027547 System and method for ankle arthroplasty  
An interpositional arthroplasty system for use in repairing ginglymus joints such as the joints of the ankle, including a tibiotalar implant (124) that provides a first major surface (130) adapted...
US20060241758 Facet spacers  
A method of decompressing a facet joint comprises forming an opening in a facet capsule of the facet joint and inserting a spacer device through the opening into the facet capsule.
US20110288642 FOAM CUSHION FOR INSERTION IN A KNEE JOINT  
A cushion is disclosed for insertion in a patient's knee joint to serve as a buffer between a patient's femur and tibia. The cushion is filled with a substantially incompressible fluid, which can...
US20090048672 BONE SUPPORT DEVICES AND METHODS  
Provided herein are methods, devices and kits for reducing the risk of fracturing a bone. A device is provided comprising an implantable pad for absorbing, deflecting, and/or diffusing an exterior...
US20080269762 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR REPAIR OF CARTILAGE DEFECTS  
Methods for repairing a cartilage defect in a subject, such methods comprising placing a tissue specimen into a container, centrifuging the container to separate the specimen into at least three...
US20080262618 DEVICE FOR CARTILAGE REPAIR  
A prosthesis device comprising a body at least partly formed from a biocompatible segmented thermoplastic elastomer having crystallized blocks, and at least one functional component which is able...
US20100331979 Biphasic implant device transmitting mechanical stimulus  
Tissue implants prepared for the repair of tissues, especially avascular tissues such as cartilage. One embodiment presents an electric potential capable of receiving and accumulating desirable...
US20100312342 Articular Surface Implant  
An implant for replacing a portion of an articular surface including a load bearing surface and a bone contacting region. The load bearing surface had a contour defined by a first curve string...
US20070113951 Osteochondral composite scaffold for articular cartilage repair and preparation thereof  
The present invention discloses a biomedical scaffold material for articular cartilage repair, which is a multi-layer composite scaffold in the cylindrical plug form. It includes a lower porous...
US20060173542 Biomaterial for artificial cartilage  
A biomedical material for artificial cartilage is provided which employs a core material comprising a structure made of organic fibers, is flexible and has nearly ideal deformation properties, can...
US20130190873 RIM ANCHORING SYSTEMS FOR FLEXIBLE SURGICAL IMPLANTS FOR REPLACING CARTILAGE  
Flexible cartilage-replacing implants are disclosed that use either or both of (1) enlarged peripheral rim components, and/or (2) elongated flexible reinforcing members that are embedded around...
US20090088846 Hydrogel arthroplasty device  
An arthroplasty device is provided having an interpenetrating polymer network (IPN) hydrogel that is strain-hardened by swelling and adapted to be held in place in a joint by conforming to a bone...
US20080262616 OSTEOCHONDRAL GRAFT AND METHOD OF USE FOR REPAIRING AN ARTICULAR CARTILAGE DEFECT SITE  
An osteochondral graft for use in repairing an articular cartilage defect site includes a cartilage cap and a wall extension. The cartilage cap has a top surface and a bottom surface with the wall...
US20100168856 Multiple piece tissue void filler  
A method for the repair of a cartilage defect in a patient in need thereof, including implanting an implant into the cartilage defect, wherein the implant may comprise at least a first material,...
US20070265705 Implant for repairing a cartilage defect  
The present invention relates to an implant for repairing a cartilage defect comprising a first layer and a second layer. The first layer comprises a membrane-like structure and the second layer...

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