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Table 3 Patient characteristics and overall findings in the non-collapse and collapse groups

From: Risk factors of adjacent vertebral collapse after percutaneous vertebroplasty for osteoporotic vertebral fracture in postmenopausal women

  Non-collapse group n = 47 Collapse group n = 14 P value
Height (cm) 144.5 ± 3.8 142.6 ± 3.0 0.066
Weight (kg) 43.9 ± 5.4 42.0 ± 3.7 0.150
BMI (kg/m2) 21.0 ± 2.1 20.6 ± 1.5 0.497
Age (years) 77.0 ± 7.5 85.2 ± 5.8 <0.001*
BAP (U/L) 38.7 ± 16.3 35.1 ± 11.1 0.356
NTX (nmol BCE/mmol Cr) 60.8 ± 20.9 72.1 ± 15.6 0.036*
L2–4 BMD (g/cm2) 0.776 ± 0.101 0.620 ± 0.084 <0.001*
Total BMD (g/cm2) 0.814 ± 0.079 0.699 ± 0.103 0.001*
Neck BMD (g/cm2) 0.759 ± 0.086 0.618 ± 0.103 <0.001*
Troch BMD (g/cm2) 0.714 ± 0.096 0.574 ± 0.090 <0.001*
  1. *Significant difference