Percutaneous vertebroplasty: indications, contraindications, technique, and complications.

@article{Guglielmi2005PercutaneousVI,
  title={Percutaneous vertebroplasty: indications, contraindications, technique, and complications.},
  author={Giuseppe Guglielmi and Cosma F Andreula and Mario Muto and Louis A. Gilula},
  journal={Acta radiologica},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 3},
  pages={256-68}
}
Percutaneous vertebroplasty is emerging as one of the most promising new interventional procedures for relieving (or reducing) painful vertebra, with the injection of surgical polymethylmethacrylate or cement into vertebral bodies. This imaged-guided technique, originally used to treat vertebral hemangioma, has recently been extended to the treatment of… CONTINUE READING