Bone Club Conference

Vertebral Body Compression Fractures: Management Strategies



Date
January 13, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Speaker(s)
Peter C. Gerszten, MD, MPH, FACS
Peter E. Sheptak Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. To understand the non-surgical treatmnet for osteoporotic compression fractures.

2. To understand the surgical indications for osteoporotic compression fractures.

3. To understand the limitations of percutaneous cement augmentation procedures.