Kyphoplasty offers benefit in radiographic outcome and safety vs. vertebroplasty for OVCF
Vertebroplasty versus kyphoplasty in osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture: a meta-analysis of prospective comparative studiesInt Orthop. 2015 Mar;39(3):491-500.
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20 studies (6 randomized controlled trials and 14 prospective controlled trials) were included in this meta-analysis comparing the safety and efficacy of percutaneous kyphoplasty versus vertebroplasty in patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures. The purpose of this study was to compare treatment options with respect to short- and long-term postoperative pain, anterior vertebral b...
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