To Evaluate Success of Cement Treatment of Spinal Compression Fractures
Patients with vertebral compression fracture will be treated cement injection into the spine and monitored using standard evaluations.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Outcomes Following Balloon Kyphoplasty for Vertebral Compression Fracture|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2007|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Patients with vertebral compression fracture will be diagnosed and treated with balloon kyphoplasty. Pain and functional status will be assessed at baseline, 1-, 12-, and 24-months post-operatively using VAS pain scale, Oswestry Disability Index, and SF-36.