Comparing Treatments in Vertebral Fractures | News Brief

Percutaneous therapy for treating patients with bony malignancy and vertebral fractures appears to significantly reduce costs and lengths of stay when compared with surgery. A retrospective review demonstrated that overall costs were $13,565 less and inpatient stays were 4.1 days shorter with percutaneous therapy when compared with surgery.

Abstract: Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, November 2012.

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From our CME partner, AKH Inc.

CME: The Efficacy of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) in the Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis
CME Credit: 1.0 hour activity

This continuing education activity will present the most recent evidence on the use of PRP in the treatment of knee OA and help learners determine if this treatment is safe and efficacious for their patients.

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