Figure 1. The negative consequences of kyphotic deformity following VCFs.
Figure 2. Balloons introduced percutaneously down the pedicles and inflated under the collapsed vertebral endplates.
Figure 3. Intraoperative Xray showing Kyphoplasty Balloons inflated in vertebra.
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Figure 6. Immediate improvement in back pain maintained beyond two years and better than non-operated. FREE study 2009 6
Figure 7. Reduced mortality in operated cohorts. BKP better than Vertebroplasty better than non-operated. SAVE study 2011 8

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