Radiofrequency-Kyphoplasty: Indication, technique and results in a consecutive series of 97 patients

Steffen Reissberg, Lina Luedeke, Muhammed Makki, Carmen Wonke, Sabine Balschat & Michael J. Fritsch
Objective: Ballon kyphoplasty is an established method to treat thoracic and lumbar spine fractures. We present clinical results of a new alternative method: radiofrequency kyphoplasty. In our experience this method has significant advantages, because it is almost non- destructive on the bone, safe [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]