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ACE Report #11600
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Better clinicoradiological results at 3 years with SpineJack vertebral augmentation vs BPK for VCFs


Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

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 study

Osteoporos Int. 2019 Mar;30(3):637-645. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4773-5

Contributing Authors: DC Noriega B Toribio F Ardura F Rodriotaguez-Monsalve R Ramajo I Sanchez-Lite

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Synopsis

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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