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Volume:1 Issue:7 Number:90 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #4464
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Systematic back muscle exercises beneficial after percutaneous vertebroplasty

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

Systematic back muscle exercise after percutaneous vertebroplasty for spinal osteoporotic compression fracture patients: a randomized controlled trial

Clin Rehabil. 2012 Jun;26(6):483-92. doi: 10.1177/0269215511423557. Epub 2011 Oct 5

Contributing Authors: BL Chen Y Zhong YL Huang LW Zeng YQ Li XX Yang Q Jiang CH Wang

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60 osteoporotic compression fracture patients who had undergone percutaneous vertebroplasty were included in the randomized trial to investigate the effect of additional systematic back muscle exercise. Patients were randomized into two groups, one receiving additional systematic back muscle exercise, or one receiving general post-operative therapy. After a follow up period of two years, the back ...

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