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What Is Kyphoplasty Balloon ?

Kyphoplasty is used to treat painful compression fractures in the spine. In a compression fracture, all or part of a spine bone collapses.The procedure is also called balloon kyphoplasty.

Kyphoplasty is done in a hospital or outpatient clinic.

You may have local anesthesia (awake and unable to feel pain). You will likely also receive medicine to help you relax and feel sleepy.

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Study Suggests Vertebroplasty Delivers More Cement Into Vertebrae Than Kyphoplasty

A larger volume of high-viscosity cement can be injected into vertebral analogs with simulated compression fractures before cement leakage with vertebroplasty than with kyphoplasty, suggests a new study.

Researchers used 40 artificial vertebral analogs made of polyurethane (Sawbones, Pacific Research Laboratories) as a model of osteoporotic L3 vertebrae with compression fracture.

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Intra aortic balloon pump in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction complicated with cardiac shock

In the current international general guidelines, intra aortic balloon pump is considered to be the 1 stage of acute myocardial infarction in patients with acute myocardial infarction. However, evidence supporting this theory is only based on the registration data, but also the lack of randomized clinical trials to confirm.

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