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Vertebroplasty Using Real-Time, Fluoroscopy-Controlled, Catheter-Assisted, Low-Viscosity Cement Injection

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2008 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 1, 2008
Last updated: June 3, 2008
Last verified: May 2008
Th low viscosity cement injection is safe in vertebroplasty procedure with Comparacle out come in pain relief.

Compression Fracture

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Vertebroplasty Using Real-Time, Fluoroscopy-Controlled, Catheter-Assisted, Low-Viscosity Cement Injection

Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • pain relief [ Time Frame: immediately after procedure ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • cement leak [ Time Frame: immediate after procedure ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: November 2007
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Pain relief; Comparatle

Cement Leakage; Comparacle

Irradiation dose:less


Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
painful vertebral compression fracture

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all painful fracture that can not be relieved by pain killer.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • infection and malignancy in local region
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Responsible Party: National Taiwan University Hospital Identifier: NCT00689923     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200710029R
Study First Received: June 1, 2008
Last Updated: June 3, 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Compression
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Fractures, Bone
Wounds and Injuries processed this record on May 22, 2017