US Pat. No. 10,687,860

SEGMENTAL CORRECTION OF LUMBAR LORDOSIS

RETROSPINE PTY LTD, Sydn...

1. An apparatus for stabilizing a spine, comprising:a plurality of transverse rods, each of the transverse rods attachable to a vertebra;
a single central connector, comprising:
a plurality of links, each link having an elongated through-hole,
wherein each of the links are connected to, and in contact with, adjacent links through the elongated through-hole and each of the links are substantially aligned along a longitudinal axis;
wherein at least one connecting fastener extends through the elongated through-hole of at least one of the plurality of links, such that a longitudinal axis of the at least one connecting fastener intersects with one of the plurality of transverse rods; and
wherein each of the plurality of transverse rods are translationally fixed to at least one of the plurality of links, wherein at least one of the links is fixed to a bridge between the link and at least one of the transverse rods, the bridge having a smaller width than the link.

US Pat. No. 10,098,622

RETRACTOR BLADE AND ASSEMBLY FOR SPINAL SURGERY

RETROSPINE PTY LTD, New ...

1. A retractor blade, comprising:a blade body having first and second ends, the first end of the blade body facilitating connection of the blade body to a blade support member, the second end of the blade body including a first part disposed in a first plane and a second part connected to the first part and disposed normal to the first part in a second plane, and
wherein the first part terminates at a distal end that includes a radiused convex contour that extends in a direction away from the second part and beyond the first plane to allow the radiused convex contour of the distal end of the first part to oppose and conform to a first contour of vertebral bone, and
wherein the second part terminates in a distal end edge that includes a concave contour that at least partially conforms to a second contour of the vertebral bone.