Better clinicoradiological results at 3 years with SpineJack vertebral augmentation vs BPK for VCFs
Long-term safety and clinical performance of kyphoplasty and SpineJack(R) procedures in the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: a pilot, monocentric, investigator-initiated studyOsteoporos Int. 2019 Mar;30(3):637-645. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4773-5
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30 patients with 1-2 osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures were randomized to vertebral augmentation surgery with either the SpineJack® implant or balloon kyphoplasty with the KyphX Xpander® implant. The purpose of the current study was to determine and compare 3-year outcome between groups. Clinical scores of visual analog pain scale and Oswestry Disability Index significantly favoured the...
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