Spinal fracture surgery proves no better for osteoporosis pain relief than ‘sham’ procedure
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Spinal fracture surgery proves no better for osteoporosis pain relief than ‘sham’ procedure

Surgery to repair spinal fractures, or vertebroplasty, is no more effective for pain relief than a placebo procedure in older patients with osteoporosis.

Nursing Standard. 33, 3,36-36. doi: 10.7748/ns.33.3.36.s26

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