Vertebral augmentation using SpineJack vs. balloon kyphoplasty for osteoporotic VCF
Safety and clinical performance of kyphoplasty and SpineJack® procedures in the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: a pilot, monocentric, investigator-initiated studyOsteoporos Int. 2016 Jun;27(6):2047-55
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30 patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures were randomized to undergo percutaneous vertebral cement augmentation with either SpineJack or kyphoplasty (Kyphx Xpander balloon). The purpose of this study was to compare the clinical, radiographic, and safety outcomes of these two techniques. Outcomes were assessed up to 12 months postoperatively. The results indicated that both grou...
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