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 new patent  Method using combination reamer/drill bit for shoulder arthroplasty

A method of preparing a shoulder to receive a glenoid component in one embodiment includes accessing a glenoid of a shoulder, applying a rotational force to a combination device, forming a first bore in the glenoid with a rotating boring section of the combination device, forming a second bore in... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

 new patent  Laminoplasty plates and methods of expanding the spinal canal

A method of expanding the spinal canal of a vertebra including inserting a bone anchor into a first lamina of the vertebra, cutting completely through the first lamina to create a space in the first lamina, cutting partially through a second, contra-lateral of the vertebra to create a partial cut... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Flexible maxillo-mandibular fixation device

A system for achieving maxillo-mandibular fixation includes a bone fixation device including a bone fixation body formed from a plurality of links. The links define corresponding crests and valleys so as to impart flexibility into the bone fixation body. Thus, the bone fixation body can be aligned with the dental... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Dynamized interspinal implant

An interspinous process having a narrowed distal portion.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Tightening device for spine surgery

A device for spinal surgery that may be used for tightening a locking cap onto at least a portion of a pedicle screw. The device may include a torque-generating body having a proximal end and an opposing distal end and a drive shaft rotatably driven by the torque-generating body. A... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Lateral spondylolisthesis reduction cage

An intervertebral fusion device comprising inferior and superior fusion cage devices that provide an ability to correct spondylolisthesis via in-situ adjustment.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Lateral spondylolisthesis reduction cage and instruments and methods for non-parallel disc space preparation

An intervertebral fusion device comprising inferior and superior fusion cage devices that provide an ability to correct spondylolisthesis via in-situ adjustment.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Locking first metacarpal plate

A bone plate sized and shaped for fixation to a phalangeal bone includes a head extending from a first end to a second end and having first, second third and fourth fixation element holes extending therethrough and arranged in a diamond configuration on the head, an outer wall of the... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Improvements in and relating to implants

An implant assembly includes a first implant member, a second implant member, and a contractible element that is connected between the first and second implant members. The first implant member is configured to be placed against a first bone portion, and the second implant member is configured to be placed... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Films and methods of manufacture

Embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to perforated polymer films and methods of making the same. In some embodiments, the films are for use with implantable medical devices. In one embodiment there is a flexible body including a polymer film having a first surface and an opposing second surface,... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Nir/red light for lateral neuroprotection

c) irradiating nervous tissue adjacent the path with an amount of NIR or red light effective to provide neuroprotection.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Bone plate

A bone plate includes a first through hole extending through the plate along a first longitudinal axis from a proximal surface of the plate to a bone-facing distal surface thereof which, when the plate is placed on a target portion of bone in a desired orientation, faces the bone. An... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Controlling the integral light energy of a laser pulse

The disclosure extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for controlled illumination in a light deficient environment.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Locking web plate

A bone plate for fixation to a phalanx includes a head extending from a first end to a second end and having first and second fixation element holes extending therethrough, a connection portion extending from the second end of the head to a third end along the central longitudinal axis,... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Ycbcr pulsed illumination scheme in a light deficient environment

The disclosure extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for producing an image in light deficient environments with luminance and chrominance emitted from a controlled light source.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Pixel array area optimization using stacking scheme for hybrid image sensor with minimal vertical interconnects

Embodiments of a hybrid imaging sensor that optimizes a pixel array area on a substrate using a stacking scheme for placement of related circuitry with minimal vertical interconnects between stacked substrates and associated features are disclosed. Embodiments of maximized pixel array size/die size (area optimization) are disclosed, and an optimized... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Systems and methods for manufacturing custom surgical instruments

Systems and methods are disclosed in which customized instruments, e.g., surgical instruments, can be manufactured to provide improved ergonomics, comfort, and accuracy. Instruments can be customized based on various parameters, including a quantitative assessment of the user, desired or intended use of the instrument, user preferences, and so forth. Exemplary... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Implant driver

An apparatus for inserting implants in a bone comprising a frame having a cartridge receiving chamber and a barrel. A cartridge defining a plurality of chambers is positioned in the cartridge receiving chamber so the chambers are selectively alignable with a longitudinal passage of the barrel. At least one instrument... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Device and normalizing implant strain readings to assess bone healing

A device and method for treating a bone includes a bone plate including first and second portions joined to one another via a connecting portion, a rigidity of the connecting portion being less than rigidities of each of the first and second portions in combination with a first sensor mounted... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Expandable interspinous process spacer implant

An expandable interspinous spacer implant that is configured to be inserted into an interspinous space that is defined between a spinous process of a superior vertebral body and a spinous process of an inferior vertebral body is provided. The implant may include a superior housing, an inferior housing, and a... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Intervertebral implants, systems, and methods of use

An intervertebral implant frame that is configured to engage a spacer can include a pair of arms that extend longitudinally from a support member such that the arms engage the spacer. The spacer can be made from bone graft, and include a first spacer body made of cortical bone, and... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Interbody fusion implant

An intervertebral implant can include a core and a flexible end plate. The core can have a core body that is elongate along a first direction and defines first and second outer surfaces. The flexible end plate can define an inner surface and an opposed bone facing surface that is... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Device to control magnetic rotor of a programmable hydrocephalus valve

A setting adjustment tool for a magnetically adjustable device implanted in a patient includes a circumference. A plurality of magnetic coils can be circumferentially distributed on a circumference of the tool. One of the magnetic coils can be movable along the circumference between a plurality of predetermined positions associated with... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Insertion instrument for anchor assembly

An insertion instrument is configured to eject at least one anchor body into respective target locations, and subsequently apply a predetermined tensile force at least one actuation member of the at least one anchor member so as to actuate the at least one anchor body from a first configuration to... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Device for anchoring a suture

A device is for anchoring a suture to a bone. The device includes a suture engaged with an elastically deformable ring biased toward an unstressed state in which an outer diameter of the ring is D. The ring is compressible for insertion through a hole in a bone stabilization device... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Multi-segment lateral cages adapted to flex substantially in the coronal plane

The present invention concerns several fusion devices and methods for laterally inserting a fusion device at an initial trajectory that is not parallel to the disc space. Each fusion device incorporates components that enable flexing, bending or pivoting of the device during its final approach to the prepared disc space.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Method of using a combination driver/anti-rotation handle for shoulder arthroplasty

A method of preparing a shoulder to receive a glenoid component includes accessing a glenoid of a shoulder, rotationally coupling a distal portion of a combination device to an instrument, applying a torque to a proximal portion of the combination device, transferring the applied torque from the proximal portion to... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Anti-infective orthopedic implant

Mechanical modifications to a spinal rod that will enable the rod to accept various coating technologies in such a way that the spinal construct's biomechanical performance is not compromised. These modifications preserve construct biomechanics in the presence of a coating and increase the bactericidal payload of an anti-infective spinal rod... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Surgical instrument delivery systems and related methods

In one aspect of the present disclosure, a sterilization mat is provided that is configured to receive non-sterile surgical instruments, rolled to a rolled configuration, and sterilized while in the rolled configuration. In accordance with another aspect of the present disclosure, a specialized surgical supply kit includes a package that... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Spinal fusion implant

The present invention provides a device and methodology for use in spinal fusion surgeries. An implant is proved for forming a rigid structure between adjoining vertebrae in a patient. The implant is a cage defined by at least a first end, second end, first side, and second side surface, wherein... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Joining element

Disclosed is a joining element (10), especially a suture material for surgical use. The joining element (10) is composed of a first material (12) that is essentially rigid during impingement by a relatively short-lasting tensile load on opposite sides as well as a second material (11) which is connected to... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Bone graft cage

A device for containing bone graft material includes an outer sleeve including a first proximal longitudinal split extending along a length thereof and a first distal longitudinal split extending along a length thereof and an inner sleeve connected to the outer sleeve via at least one strut so that a... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

System and implanting a secondary glenoid prosthesis

A method of implanting a shoulder prosthesis in a scapula of a patient includes the step of placing a guide over a primary glenoid component previously implanted within the scapula of the patient. The method further includes the steps of removing the primary glenoid component from the scapula and preparing... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

Patient-specific spinal fusion cage and methods of making same

c) light-based imaging through superior & inferior balloons.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

12/07/17 / #20170348006

Endovascular detachment system with flexible distal end and heater activated detachment

An endovascular surgical tool includes a flexible, electrically-conductive corewire, a return conductor, a resistive heating element attached to the distal end of the corewire, and a therapeutic payload attached to the loop of the resistive heating element by a coil connecting member. The corewire includes at least one segment at... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/30/17 / #20170340294

Methods, systems, and devices for monitoring and displaying medical parameters for a patient

Methods, systems, and devices are provided for monitoring and displaying medical parameters for a patient. In one embodiment, a display can be configured to show a display screen that includes information related to a physiological parameter being measured from a patient. The information can include trends of values of the... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/30/17 / #20170340317

Dilation system and using the same

A method of forming an access opening through a psoas muscle to a patient's spine includes laterally inserting a stimulating dilator into the psoas muscle. The stimulating dilator has a stimulation channel formed in an outer surface thereof. An electrical pulse is transmitted via an EMG into the stimulating dilator... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/30/17 / #20170340360

Bone fixation assembly

An anchor assembly for use in spinal fixation to interconnect a longitudinal spinal rod with a patient's vertebra. The anchor assembly preferably includes a bone anchor, a body with a rod-receiving channel, an insert member (preferably a bushing), and a locking cap. The anchor assembly enables in-situ assembly where the... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/30/17 / #20170340368

Methods and devices for minimally invasive spinal fixation element placement

Minimally invasive methods and devices for introducing a spinal fixation element into a surgical site in a patient's spinal column are provided. In general, the method involves advancing a spinal fixation element in a first, lengthwise orientation along a pathway extending from a minimally invasive percutaneous incision to a spinal... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/30/17 / #20170340435

Overdrive prevention for expandable anchor

Surgical devices and methods are provided for anchoring tissue to bone, and more particularly methods and devices are provided for preventing over-insertion of an expander into a sheath of a two-piece anchor. For example, a tendon anchoring system is provided with an anchor assembly and an inserter tool. The anchor... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/30/17 / #20170340454

Cortical rim-supporting interbody device

A central inflatable distractor and a perimeter balloon are inserted into the disc space in uninflated configurations. The central inflatable distractor is then expanded, thereby distracting the vertebral endplates to the controlled height of the central inflatable distractor. The perimeter balloon is then inflated with a curable substance. The perimeter... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/23/17 / #20170333100

Flexible maxillo-mandibular fixation device

In one embodiment, a bone fixation plate has first and second ends spaced apart along a first direction so as to define a length, and third and fourth ends spaced apart along a second direction so as to define a height that is less than the length. The plate has... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/23/17 / #20170333201

Low profile intervertebral implant

The present invention is directed to a low profile intervertebral implant for implantation in an intervertebral disc space in-between adjacent vertebral bodies. The intervertebral implant includes a plate preferably coupled to a spacer. The plate is preferably formed from a first material and the spacer is preferably formed from a... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/23/17 / #20170335409

Detection of human umbilical cord tissue-derived cells

The invention relates to methods for detecting allogeneic therapeutic cells (such as human umbilical cord tissue-derived cells (hUTC)) in blood. The methods includes the steps of identifying one or more one or more markers positive for allogeneic therapeutic cells (e.g. hUTC) and one or more markers positive for human peripheral... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/16/17 / #20170325963

Femoral component for an implantable hip prosthesis

An orthopaedic prosthesis for use in a hip replacement surgery includes an implantable stem component. The implantable stem component includes a core and a shell extending over the core. The shell includes a polymeric material and is configured to receive a femoral head component. Metal foam may extend over a... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/16/17 / #20170326162

Demineralized bone matrix material having sphingosine-1-phosphate or ceramide-1-phosphate

A new composition has been developed that incorporates S1P into a conventional demineralized bone matrix material. Once the device is implanted into the spine, the S1P will elute out of the device, thereby setting up a concentration gradient in the vicinity of the device. This gradient will cause stem cells... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/16/17 / #20170326180

Demineralized bone matrix material having allogenic sphingosine-1-phosphate

A new composition has been developed that incorporates S1P into a conventional demineralized bone matrix material. Once the device is implanted into the spine, the S1P will elute out of the device, thereby setting up a concentration gradient in the vicinity of the device. This gradient will cause stem cells... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/16/17 / #20170326183

Postpartum cells derived from umbilical cord tissue, and methods of making and using the same

Cells derived from human umbilical cords are disclosed along with methods for their therapeutic use. Isolation techniques, culture methods and detailed characterization of the cells with respect to their cell surface markers, gene expression, and their secretion of trophic factors are described.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/09/17 / #20170319253

Nested expandable sleeve implant

An expandable implant for treating bone preferably in a minimally invasive manner includes a preferably cylindrical core element extending along a longitudinal axis and preferably a plurality of nestable, expandable sleeves extending along a longitudinal axis for placement radially about the core element. The plurality of nestable sleeves are sequentially... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/09/17 / #20170319346

Orthopaedic surgical procedure for implanting a revision hip prosthesis

A modular femoral prosthesis for use during performance of a hip revision procedure includes a proximal body component, a distal stem component, and a locking bolt. Surgical instruments and methods for use in implanting such a modular femoral prosthesis are disclosed.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/09/17 / #20170319356

Enhanced cage insertion assembly

wherein the sheath is curved and comprises a superelastic shape memory material having a curved configuration and a straight configuration.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

11/02/17 / #20170311980

Patient-mounted retraction

Patient-mounted retractors with varying configurations and/or features are provided, along with additional components for use therewith in provided patient-mounted retractor assemblies. Blade type and tube type patient-mounted retractors that may be re-positioned during the course of a procedure are provided in varying configurations and/or geometries suitable for varying procedures and/or... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303907

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods are provided.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303908

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods are provided.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303909

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods are provided.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303914

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods

Meniscal repair devices, systems, and methods are provided.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303973

Sleeve for bone fixation device

Disclosed is a bone fixation device of the type useful for connecting two or more bones or bone fragments together or connecting soft tissue or tendon to bone. The device comprises an elongate body having a distal anchor thereon. An axially moveable proximal anchor is carried by the proximal end... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303974

Spinous process spacer hammock

A spinal distractor for distracting opposed vertebrae in which a pair of elements are threadably connected by a screw having opposing threads, wherein actuating the screw spreads the elements apart and pushes the vertebrae apart.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303975

Methods and systems for minimally invasive posterior arch expansion

Provided are methods and systems for enlarging a spinal canal of a vertebra. Using the methods and systems disclosed the spinal canal of the vertebra is enlarged by cutting the posterior arch portion of the vertebra to create one or two implant receiving spaces in the posterior arch portion. The... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303976

Reduction sleeve

A reduction sleeve for facilitating insertion of a spinal rod into a rod-receiving channel formed in a bone fixation element. The reduction sleeve may include a through-bore sized and configured to receive the bone fixation element and a substantially transverse channel sized and configured to receive the spinal rod. The... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170303994

Electro-surgical bipolar forceps

An electro-surgical bipolar forceps includes a first tip and a second tip, each having a body. The body has a distal end and a proximal end. The body has a first groove having a substantially planar base proximate the proximal end. A substantially planar face is proximate to the distal... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170304061

Constrained mobile bearing hip assembly and method

An acetabular hip implant and method includes an acetabular shell component having a first feature and a first insert having a second feature that cooperates with the first feature of the acetabular shell component and further includes a third feature. The implant further includes a second insert having a fourth... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170304068

Posterior intervertebral disc inserter and expansion techniques

Insertion and expansion devices for use in inserting motion discs, and associated methods of use.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/26/17 / #20170304074

In-situ formed intervertebral fusion device and method

In some embodiments, the balloon has a footprint that substantially corresponds to a perimeter of a vertebral endplate. An inflatable device is inserted through a cannula into an intervertebral space and oriented so that, upon expansion, a natural angle between vertebrae will be at least partially restored. At least one... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

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10/26/17 / #20170304079

Surgical instrument and positioning an acetabular prosthetic component

An orthopaedic surgical instrument and method for positioning an acetabular prosthetic component in a patient's surgically-prepared acetabulum is disclosed. The orthopaedic surgical instrument has a base configured to engage the patient's pelvis, a first linkage pivotally coupled to the base, a locking mechanism operable to lock the first linkage in... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/19/17 / #20170296207

Drilling/milling guide and keel cut preparation system

An instrument system, associated milling or drilling guide and method include use of a trial implant of a size corresponding to an actual implant for the intervertebral space, with a milling guide mounted on the trial implant. The system also includes a cutting tool which is used to form a... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/19/17 / #20170296355

Devices and methods for cervical lateral fixation

Devices and methods are provided for treatment of the cervical spine. The devices and methods allow for treatment to be delivered from a lateral or posterior-lateral location of a subject, proximate to the cervical region of the spine. One exemplary embodiment of a spinal implant includes an elongate cage member... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/19/17 / #20170296356

Intervertebral implant with blades for connecting to adjacent vertebral bodies

An intervertebral implant for insertion into an intervertebral disc space between adjacent vertebral bodies or between two bone portions. The implant includes a spacer portion, a plate portion operatively coupled to the spacer portion and one or more blades for securing the implant to the adjacent vertebral bodies. The blades... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290611

Spinal connectors and related methods

In some embodiments, a connector can be configured to couple a first fixation element (e.g., a first rod) to a second fixation element (e.g., a second rod). One or both of the first and second fixation elements can be included with the connector, or one or both can be separately... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290613

Lamina implants and methods for spinal decompression

Lamina plates can include various features that allow a surgeon to couple the plate to a vertebra, such as a plurality of receiving holes for receiving a spinal fixation element. The plate can be shaped and the receiving holes positioned such that spinal fixation elements can be installed with reduced... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290656

Tenodesis anchoring systems and tools

Systems and tools are provided for anchoring a ligament or tendon to bone. In one embodiment, a sheath is provided having a first sidewall with proximal and distal ends and a second sidewall with proximal and distal ends. The distal ends of the first and second sidewalls can be coupled... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290674

Intervertebral implant

An adjustable spinal fusion intervertebral implant is provided that can comprise upper and lower body portions that can each have proximal and distal wedge surfaces disposed at proximal and distal ends thereof. An actuator shaft disposed intermediate the upper and lower body portions can be actuated to cause proximal and... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290675

Intervertebral implant

An adjustable spinal fusion intervertebral implant is provided that can comprise upper and lower body portions that can each have proximal and distal wedge surf aces disposed at proximal and distal ends thereof. An actuator shaft disposed intermediate the upper and lower body portions can be actuated to cause proximal... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290676

Intervertebral implant

An adjustable spinal fusion intervertebral implant is provided that can comprise upper and lower body portions that can each have proximal and distal wedge surf aces disposed at proximal and distal ends thereof. An actuator shaft disposed intermediate the upper and lower body portions can be actuated to cause proximal... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290677

Intervertebral implant

An adjustable spinal fusion intervertebral implant is provided that can comprise upper and lower body portions that can each have proximal and distal wedge surf aces disposed at proximal and distal ends thereof. An actuator shaft disposed intermediate the upper and lower body portions can be actuated to cause proximal... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/12/17 / #20170290678

Intervertebral implant

An adjustable spinal fusion intervertebral implant is provided that can comprise upper and lower body portions that can each have proximal and distal wedge surf aces disposed at proximal and distal ends thereof. An actuator shaft disposed intermediate the upper and lower body portions can be actuated to cause proximal... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/05/17 / #20170281196

Surgical drill instrument with motor and locking mechanism to receive an attachment and a cutting burr

A surgical apparatus having a locking mechanism that receives a cutting burr and that may include a loading and running position. The locking mechanism may include a motor driven spindle that carries a locking pawl and a detent pawl that lock the cutting burr in place an prevent the cutting... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/05/17 / #20170281292

Packaging for medical devices

An envelope for housing a medical device includes a body including first and second panels connected to one another along an edge thereof to define an interior space sized and shaped to house a medical device sealed within a packet and a first opening arrangement including a perforation extending about... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

10/05/17 / #20170281362

Intervertebral prosthesis or disk prosthesis

An intervertebral prosthesis or disk prosthesis comprising a front side, a rear side, an upper side which can be placed on the base plate of vertebral body, a lower side which can be placed on the base plate of a vertebral body, a right side, a left side, a cavity... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

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09/28/17 / #20170273680

Tissue augmentation tacks for use with soft tissue fixation repair systems and methods

Devices, systems, and methods to improve both the reliability of soft tissue repair procedures and the speed at which the procedures are completed are provided. The devices and systems include one or more tissue augmentation constructs, which include constructs that are configured to increase a footprint across which suture applied... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/28/17 / #20170273798

Post-operative bone growth stimulant introduction method

A method of revising a patient having a fusion cage implanted within a spinal column, involving percutaneously delivering a first end of a tube to the spinal column, fluidly connecting the first end of the tube to the fusion cage, and delivering a bone growth agent into the fusion cage... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/21/17 / #20170265881

Tissue removal devices and methods

Devices and methods for tissue removal are disclosed herein, including those in which a powered rotary tool actuates a cutting blade to sever tissue and drives an auger to transport the severed tissue proximally through the device. The severed tissue can be collected in an on-board collection chamber for subsequent... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/21/17 / #20170265901

Multipoint fixation implants

Bone anchor assemblies are disclosed herein that can provide for improved fixation as compared with traditional bone anchor assemblies. An exemplary assembly can include a bracket or wing that extends down from the receiver member and accommodates one or more auxiliary bone anchors that augment the fixation of the assembly's... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/21/17 / #20170265916

Variable angle locking rotation correction plate

A bone plate sized and shaped for fixation to one of a phalangeal and metacarpal bone includes a head extending from a first end to a second end and having an elongated curved plate hole extending therethrough along a curved path from a first end to a second end, a... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/21/17 / #20170265988

Biceps repair device

Methods and devices are provided for anchoring a ligament or tendon to bone. In general, various inserter tools are provided for simultaneously delivering an expandable sheath and an expander into bone. With both components of the implant mounted on the same tool, the sheath and a ligament can be advanced... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/21/17 / #20170266221

Compositions and methods for treating joints

Compositions and methods are disclosed for the treatment of osteoarthritis. The compositions comprising combinations of hyaluronic acid, glucosamine, and chondroitin sulfate, can be useful for any synovial joint, including the knee, shoulder, hip, ankle, hands, spinal facet, or temporomandibular joint, both for the relief of pain and for slowing disease... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/14/17 / #20170258479

Aiming device

The invention relates to an aiming device (15) for the placement of Kirschner-wires in orthopaedics/traumatology. The aiming device (15) comprises an adjustable aiming block (10) which is displaceably attached to a forceps (20). The fixation of the aiming device at the bone (30) can be varied by clamping the forceps... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/14/17 / #20170258964

Porous structures of microbial-derived cellulose in vivo implantation

This invention elates to polysaccharide materials and more particularly to microbial-derived cellulose having the porosity and containing pores of the desired size making it suitable for cellular infiltration during implantation and other desirable properties for medical and surgical applications. The invention also relates to the use of porous microbial-derived cellulose... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/14/17 / #20170260297

Resorbable cellulose based biomaterial and implant

The present disclosure describes an implant for tissue replacement or augmentation including a resorbable non-pyrogenic porous body of irradiated oxidized cellulose, formed from a precursor reactive mixture of irradiated cellulose and an oxidizing agent, where the body forms a heterogeneous three-dimensional fibrillar network.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/07/17 / #20170252086

Devices, systems, and methods for driving an anchor into bone

In general, devices, systems, and methods for driving an anchor into bone are provided. In one embodiment, a surgical tool is provided that includes a driver tool with a handle and an elongate shaft. A resistance element is disposed within the handle. An inner portion of an anchor is retained... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

09/07/17 / #20170252908

Torque limiting locking cap

A torque limiting driver system, including: a torque limiting driver including: a handle with a locking cap engagement protrusion; a shaft with a cam portion including a cam mating feature; and a locking cap including: a mating recess including a plurality of scallops along the outer edge of the mating... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/31/17 / #20170245780

Methods, systems, and devices for guiding surgical instruments using radio frequency technology

Methods, systems, and devices are provided for guiding surgical instruments using radio frequency (RF) technology. In general, the methods, systems, and devices can allow a trajectory, e.g., an angular approach, of a surgical instrument relative to a patient to be identified during use of the instrument in a surgical procedure... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/31/17 / #20170245903

Method and device for attaching a bone plate

A method and device for attaching a bone plate to a bone includes the steps of placing a first surface of a wire insertion device against the bone, inserting a reference wire through an opening of the wire insertion device extending therethrough from the first surface of the wire insertion... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/24/17 / #20170238967

External bone fixation device

The present application discloses embodiments related to an external bone fixation device configured to correct bone deformities or repair bone injuries. The device can include a plurality of bases configured to be attached to portions of a bone and a plurality of struts configured to be adjustable in length to... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/24/17 / #20170238974

Hybrid spinal plates

Various spinal plating systems for use in treating spinal pathologies are provided. In certain exemplary embodiments, the spinal plating systems can be configured to allow a surgeon to select a bone screw construct having a particular range of motion for attaching a spinal plate to bone as needed based on... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/24/17 / #20170239299

Postpartum cells derived from placental tissue, and methods of making and using the same

Cells derived from postpartum placenta and methods for their isolation are provided by the invention. The invention further provides cultures and compositions of the placenta-derived cells. The placenta-derived cells of the invention have a plethora of uses, including but not limited to research, diagnostic, and therapeutic applications.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/17/17 / #20170231767

Bone graft cage

A device is for containing a bone graft material. The device includes a mesh outer sleeve extending longitudinally from a proximal end to a distal end and sized and shaped to correspond to a profile of an outer surface of a target bone. The outer sleeve includes a plurality of... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170224324

Method and devices for a sub-splenius/supra-levator scapulae surgical access technique

Preferably, a device such as an implant or an instrument is then passed through the window to manipulate the spine.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170224353

Devices, enclosing an anatomical opening

The present technology is directed generally to devices, systems, and methods for enclosing anatomical openings. In several embodiments, an aneurysm device is endovascularly deliverable to a site proximate to an arterial aneurysm. The aneurysm device includes a closure structure having a distal-facing aspect configured to at least partially occlude the... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170224391

Method and instruments for interbody fusion and posterior fixation through a single incision

wherein the mating feature of the tube pivotally mates with the pivoting feature of the screw extension.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170224395

Femoral neck fracture implant

A bone fixation system comprises an elongated implant shaft extending from a proximal end to a distal end along a central longitudinal axis and including a first channel extending from the proximal end to a side opening formed in a side wall of the implant shaft along a first channel... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170224493

Nubbed plate

A separate nub component between the plate and an intervertebral fusion cage, wherein the nub is attached to the plate. The nub lessens the undesired pivotal movement of the plate. It is believed that when the nub fits snugly between the endplates of the adjacent vertebral bodies, it acts as... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170224637

Intransal delivery of curcumin

The present invention is directed to the intranasal delivery of curcumin adapted so as to target the brain.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc

08/10/17 / #20170230574

Super resolution and color motion artifact correction in a pulsed color imaging system

The disclosure extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for producing an image in light deficient environments and associated structures, methods and features. The features of the systems and methods described herein may include providing improved resolution and color reproduction.... Depuy Synthes Products Inc








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