CLINICAL OUTCOMES FOR VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION

AN EVIDENCE-BASED APPROACH TO VCF MANAGEMENT

A multispecialty panel used the RAND™/UCLA Appropriateness Method (RAM) to develop an evidence-based approach to vertebral compression fracture management.

SEE HOW THEY DID IT

Interventional Treatments Impact Opioid Use

A 7-month retrospective analysis compared opioid use and hospital visits for 8,845 VCF patients before and after a balloon kyphoplasty (BKP) or vertebroplasty (VP) procedure.

SEE FINDINGS

VCF  CARE PATHWAY

View recommendations for VCF patients presenting with moderate to severe back pain. 

SEE THE PATHWAY

REVIEW 20 YEARS OF OUTCOMES

Kyphon™ balloon kyphoplasty is supported by a robust body of clinical evidence. Explore the studies and 20 years of data.

REVIEW THE RESEARCH

ANALYZE MORTALITY DATA

View a summary of recent peer-reviewed clinical studies that evaluated mortality rates following VCF.

EXPLORE THE DATA

A LEGACY OF CLINICAL DATA

Evidence supports the interventional treatment of VCF. Explore the Kyphon™ platform.

COMPARE  TO NON-SURGICAL TREATMENT 

Explore the results of a two-year study demonstrating the benefits of Kyphon™ balloon kyphoplasty over non-surgical treatment. 

SEE THE SUMMARY
tbd