The safety and effectiveness of a curved needle for vertebral augmentation: comparison with traditional techniques.

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PURPOSE To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a curved needle compared with traditional (noncurved needle) techniques in a large single-center experience. MATERIALS AND METHODS This study was a retrospective analysis of 243 consecutive vertebral augmentation procedures over a 17-month period. Curved needle procedures were compared with noncurved… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvir.2010.06.015

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