1Lebanese Hospital Geitawi
To determine whether Kyphoplasty is better than vertebroplasty for pain management and procedure control of complication rates.
Material(s) and Method(s):
Review of the literature and personal experience more than 400 cases performed.
Both the techniques are safe with no advantage of kypphoplasty/vertebroplasty.
There is no advantage of kyphoplasty over vertebroplasty. On the contrary, vertebroplasty takes a shorter time, is less expensive. No increase in the complication rate is noted.