Kyphoplasty versus vertebroplasty to increase vertebral body height: a cadaveric study.

@article{Hiwatashi2005KyphoplastyVV,
  title={Kyphoplasty versus vertebroplasty to increase vertebral body height: a cadaveric study.},
  author={Akio Hiwatashi and Ravinder Sidhu and Ryan Ka Lok Lee and Ramon R deGuzman and Diane T. Piekut and Per-Lennart Westesson},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={237 3},
  pages={
          1115-9
        }
}
PURPOSE To prospectively compare the vertebral height restoration achieved with kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty in fresh cadavers by using multi-detector row computed tomography (CT). MATERIALS AND METHODS Institutional review board approval was not required because the donors had registered in and consented to an anatomic gift program prior to their death. Thirty-seven vertebrae were harvested from four donated cadavers of elderly female individuals (mean age, 82 years; age range at death, 73… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 32 CITATIONS, ESTIMATED 57% COVERAGE

58 Citations

0510'08'11'14'17
Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 58 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…