EP2197371A4 - Methods and devices for utilizing thermal energy to bond, stake and/or remove implants - Google Patents

Methods and devices for utilizing thermal energy to bond, stake and/or remove implants

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EP2197371A4
EP2197371A4 EP08828652.1A EP08828652A EP2197371A4 EP 2197371 A4 EP2197371 A4 EP 2197371A4 EP 08828652 A EP08828652 A EP 08828652A EP 2197371 A4 EP2197371 A4 EP 2197371A4
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stake
bond
methods
devices
thermal energy
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French (fr)
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Peter M Bonutti
Matthew J Cremens
Justin E Beyers
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P Tech LLC
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Priority to PCT/US2008/074941 priority patent/WO2009029908A1/en
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Publication of EP2197371A4 publication Critical patent/EP2197371A4/en
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