Brantigan jw, cunningham bw, mcafee pc, orbegoso cm, wang h interbody lumbar fusion using a carbon fiber cage implant versus allograft bone an investigational study in the spanish goat. On jul 1, 2000 john w brantigan (and others) published: lumbar interbody fusion using the brantigan i/f cage for posterior lumbar interbody fusion and the variable pedicle screw placement. Circumferential lumbar spinal fusion with brantigan cage versus posterolateral fusion with titanium cotreldubousset instrumentation: a prospective, randomized. Vertebral body prosthesis and spine stabilizing method: us4554914: oct 4, 1983: nov 26, 1985: kapp john p: prosthetic vertebral body: us4636217: apr 23, 1985: brantigan john w.
Anterior lumbar interbody fusion spinal implants and bone grafts anterior lumbar interbody fusion spinal implants and bone grafts indications and contraindications for anterior cages. Synthes® spine vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib (veptr) humanitarian device: the vertebral expandable prosthetic titanium rib (veptr) a condition that leaves children with a. Prosthetic implant for intervertebral spinal fusion v-thread fusion cage and method of fusing a bone joint: 1990-10-09: ray: 606/61: 4878915: surgical prosthetic implant facilitating.
Brantigan cages and miami-moss pedicle screws courtesy of mark rodger, md atlantic orthopedics wilmington, nc, usa manufacturer: depuy synthes spine, inc. Brantigan jw, steffee ad, lewis ml, quinn lm, persenaire jm: lumbar interbody fusion using the brantigan i/f cage for posterior lumbar interbody fusion and the variable pedicle screw. The introduction of titanium cages for the purpose of spinal “fusion” opened an important new era in spine stabilization not only have titanium cages, when appropriately utilized, created. This pictorial essay reviews the normal appearances and the post-operative complications of intervertebral cages these are implants which are being more widely used. Fusion with interbody cages a patient's guide to anterior lumbar interbody fusion with intervertebral cages introduction back pain is a very one way is by making an incision in the.
Spine and spinal disorders june 30 - july 02 in this cohort of 40 patients with interbody cervical fusion at two adjacent levels with brantigan cages. The introduction of titanium cages for the purpose of spinal “fusion” opened an important new era in spine stabilization not only have titanium cages, when. Fusion with interbody cages the procedure uses a new type of device called an intervertebral fusion cage to perform a spinal fusion between two or. 3 avs® anchor-c cervical cage system surgical technique intended use/indications indications the stryker spine avs® anchor-c cervical cage system is indicated for anterior.
Reference on carbon cages for spine surgery • agazzi s, reverdin a and may d (1999) circumferential lumbar spinal fusion with brantigan cage versus posterolateral fusion with titanium. Spinal fusion with methylmethacrylate cage 137 pseudarthrosis, spinal deformity, and poor fusion rate (12) a variety of prosthetic interbody cages are now available for use in the. Lumbosacral fusion is a relatively common procedure that is used in the management of an unstable spine the anterior interbody cage has been involved to enhance the stability of a pedicle.
Medical devices of the neck and spine continued by tim b hunter, md, msc and mihra s taljanovic, md, phd spinal implants are very useful, however, for they often permit less extensive. Although the brantigan cage and bagby and kuslich (bak) cage have different geometrical characteristics, clinical observations suggest that they are equally effective in restoring disc. An interbody fusion cage (colloquially known as a spine cage) is a prosthesis used in spinal fusion procedures to maintain foraminal height and j w brantigan. Spinal fusion has become a widely used option in the treatment of degenerative conditions of the lumbar spine lumbosacral fusion: cages, dowels and pedicle screws history: part 1. Zrationale for spine fusions ztypes of spine cages and compositions zbiomechanics of spine cages spine cages lt cage harms brantigan cage threaded femoral bone dowel bak cage 8.