Article: article from journal or magazin.
Review (review): journal as complete as possible of one specific subject, written based on exhaustive analyses from published work.
Interventional spine procedures.
European Journal of Radiology
Publication types: Journal Article ; Review
Minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of some spinal diseases are percutaneous treatments, proposed before classic surgery. By using imaging guidance, one can significantly increase accuracy and decrease complication rates. This review report physiopathology and discusses indications, methods, complications and results of performing these techniques on the spine, including different level (cervical, thoracic, lumbar and sacroiliac) and different kind of treatments (nerve block, disc treatment and bone treatment). Finally the present article also reviews current literature on the controversial issues involved.
Biopsy, Contrast Media, Fluoroscopy, Humans, Injections, Nerve Block, Radiography, Interventional, Spinal Diseases/radiography, Spinal Diseases/therapy, Tomography, X-Ray Computed
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