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023 Vertbroplasty for osteoporotic vertebral fracture
  1. M Kawanishi,
  2. Y Itoh,
  3. H Tanaka,
  4. K Yokoyama,
  5. M Yamada
  1. Neurosurgery, Takeda General Hospital, Kyoto, Japan

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Background: Percutaneous vertebroplasty is a less invasive method for the treatment of vertebral corpora with compression fracture by injection of bone cement. However, several studies have reported the occurrence of severe complications caused by leakage of the injected materials after percutaneous vertebroplasty.

Objectives: We examined safe and accurate procedures of percutaneous vertebroplasty, and …

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