Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Percutaneous Vertebroplasty Improves Pain Control and Quality of Life in Patients Suffering from Back Pain: A Single Center Experience

Daniele Maiettini 1 , * , Gianluigi Orgera 2 , Michele Bisaccia 3 , Luigi Piscitelli 3 , Florindo Laurino 2 , Luigi Meccariello 4 , Stefania Rebonato 5 , Elisabetta Schiaroli 6 , Michele Rossi 2 and Alberto Rebonato 1
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1 Department of Surgical and Biomedical Science, Radiology Unit, S.M. Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
2 Department of Radiology, St. Andrea Hospital, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy
3 Department of Surgical and Biomedical Science, Orthopaedic Unit, S.M. Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
4 Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Neuroscience, Section of Orthopedics and Traumatology, University of Siena, University Hospital “Santa Maria alle Scotte”, Siena, Italy
5 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Santa Maria Goretti Hospital, Latina, Italy
6 Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Unit, S.M. Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: July 2017, 14 (3); e41928
  • Published Online: February 20, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 25, 2016
  • Revised: November 1, 2016
  • Accepted: February 6, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.41928

To Cite: Maiettini D, Orgera G, Bisaccia M, Piscitelli L, Laurino F, et al. Percutaneous Vertebroplasty Improves Pain Control and Quality of Life in Patients Suffering from Back Pain: A Single Center Experience, Iran J Radiol. 2017 ; 14(3):e41928. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.41928.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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