Patent Number: 6,168,596

Title: Cranial bone flap fixation clip

Abstract: A clip to inter-connect primary and secondary bone zones having edges, comprising in combination a tab to extend over a surface or surfaces of at least one of the bone zones, above a level defined by the one surface; a first projection carried by the tab and having a hook to engage a bone zone at its edge, and below the level.

Inventors: Wellisz; Tadeusz Z. (Los Angeles, CA), Hohenstein; Eric V. (Los Angeles, CA)

Assignee: Bioplate, Inc.

International Classification: A61B 17/68 (20060101); A61B 017/80 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018