Efficacy of Unipedicular Baloon Kyphoplasty for Treatment of Multiple Myeloma Vertebral Lesions

@inproceedings{Maida2011EfficacyOU,
  title={Efficacy of Unipedicular Baloon Kyphoplasty for Treatment of Multiple Myeloma Vertebral Lesions},
  author={Giovanni Andrea La Maida and Francesco Sala and Giovanna Callea and Dario Capitani and Saurabh Singh},
  booktitle={Asian spine journal},
  year={2011}
}
STUDY DESIGN A retrospective cohort study. PURPOSE To analyze differences in between the unipedicular vs. bipedicular balloon kyphoplasty for the treatment of multiple myeloma lesions. OVERVIEW OF LITERATURE Both vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are reported to be effective for the treatment of vertebral compression fractures in multiple myeloma patients. Kyphoplasty is often performed with a bipedicular approach while vertebroplasty with a monopedicular approach. Monopedicular kyphoplasty is… CONTINUE READING