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Table 2 Parameters related to imaging and technical characteristics

From: Risk factors of neurological deficit and pulmonary cement embolism after percutaneous vertebroplasty

Operative characteristic (n = 3812 vertebra)Number (%)
Unipedicular approach3751 (98.4%)
Bipedicular approach61 (1.6%)
Volume injected
 < 3.5 cc320 (8.4%)
 3.5–7 cc2821 (74%)
 > 7 cc671 (17.6%)
Anesthesia
 Local3022 (95.2%)
 General153 (4.8%)