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Update on Vertebroplasty: A Unique Evidence-based Review

By |October 27, 2009|Education, Ethics|

Update on Vertebroplasty:
A Unique Evidence-based Review

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SOURCE:   Dynamic Chiropractic

By Deborah Pate, DC, DACBR


A few years ago,  I wrote an article (May 22, 2006 issue of Dynamic Chiropractic) reviewing vertebroplasty as a treatment option for painful compression fractures due to osteoporosis.  [1] I felt that as chiropractors, we should be aware of the common medical procedures that are available to treat disorders we generally manage; osteoporotic compression fractures being one such entity. (more…)