Vertebroplasty for acute osteoporotic fractures - position statement from the Interventional Radiology Society of Australasia.

It was with a degree of resignation that we read the recent editorial1 in JMIRO regarding the need for randomised trials in determining the treatment efficacy of vertebroplasty. We have heard these claims before, in both the Medical Journal of Australia and the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM),2,3 relating specifically to the conclusions drawn by… CONTINUE READING