Radiofrequency Ablation and Augmentation in the Management of Spinal Metastases: Clinical Experience in 41 Patients


ŞENOL N., OĞUZOĞLU A. S. , GÖKSEL H. M.

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.163, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 163
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2022.03.140
  • Journal Name: WORLD NEUROSURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Index Islamicus, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Keywords: Metastasis, Radiofrequency ablation, Spine, Vertebroplasty, PERCUTANEOUS VERTEBROPLASTY, VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION, RADIATION-THERAPY, COMPRESSION FRACTURES, CEMENT AUGMENTATION, OSSEOUS METASTASES, BONE METASTASES, PAIN MANAGEMENT, RADIOTHERAPY, TUMORS

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate functional outcome after combined radiofrequency ablation and vertebral augmentation in patients with metastatic spinal tumors using visual analog scale and Oswestry Disability Index scores.