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The Effect of Vertebral Augmentation Procedure on Painful OVCFs

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June 2022

The Effect of Vertebral Augmentation Procedure on Painful OVCFs

Vol: 246| Issue: 1| Number:2| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

The Effect of Vertebral Augmentation Procedure on Painful OVCFs: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.

Global Spine J. 2022 Apr;12(3): 515-525.

Contributing Authors:
WS Li YF Cai L Cong

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Synopsis

Twenty randomized controlled trials containing 2566 patients with painful osteoporotic vertebrate compression fractures (OVCFs) who have been treated with a vertebral augmentation procedure (percutaneous vertebroplasty [PVP]; balloon kyphoplasty [BKP]) or non-surgical management (NSM) were included in this meta-analysis. The primary outcomes of interest were pain relief on a Visual Analog Scale (V...

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