"Fractures, Compression" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Crumbling or smashing of cancellous BONE by forces acting parallel to the long axis of bone. It is applied particularly to vertebral body fractures (SPINAL FRACTURES). (Blauvelt and Nelson, A Manual of Orthopedic Terminology, 1994, p4)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fractures, Compression" by people in Profiles.
Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2022 05; 33(2):425-453.
Comparison of post-operative pain scores and opioid use between kyphoplasty and radiofrequency ablation (RFA) systems combined with cement augmentation. Skeletal Radiol. 2020 Nov; 49(11):1789-1794.
Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation for Vertebral Compression Fractures: National Trends in the Medicare Population (2005-2015). Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Jan 15; 44(2):123-133.
ACR Appropriateness Criteria? Management of Vertebral Compression Fractures. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Nov; 15(11S):S347-S364.
Use of the S3 Corridor for Iliosacral Fixation in a Dysmorphic Sacrum: A Case Report. JBJS Case Connect. 2017 Jul-Sep; 7(3):e62.
ACR appropriateness criteria management of vertebral compression fractures. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Aug; 11(8):757-63.
Impact of negative clinical trial results for vertebroplasty on vertebral augmentation procedure rates. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Sep; 219(3):525-33.e1.
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on: the treatment of osteoporotic spinal compression fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Oct 19; 93(20):1934-6.
The treatment of symptomatic osteoporotic spinal compression fractures. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2011 Mar; 19(3):176-82.
Fatal fat embolism in isolated vertebral compression fracture. Eur Spine J. 2010 Jul; 19 Suppl 2:S200-2.