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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Which anatomic structures are responsible for the reduction loss after hybrid stabilization of osteoporotic fractures of the thoracolumbar spine?

Inclusion CriteriaExclusion Criteria
Age: >  60 yearsNon-orthograde beam path at the fracuted level of the lateral postoperative or final radiographs
Unstable fracture or failed conservative treatmentInability or unwillingness to join the study
Thoracolumbar junction and mid lumbar spine (Th 11 – L4)Neurologic impairment
Acute fracture situationPathologic vertebral body fractures (tumor/infection)
Posttraumatic total spine MRIHigh energy trauma
  1. Th Thoracic spine; L Lumbar spine; MRI Magnetic resonance imaging