Material used for this technique is:
- Nitrous oxide
- Liquid Nitrogen
- Poly methyl methacrylate
- Poly ethyl methacrylate
Vertebroplasty: It is a surgical procedure used in compression type vertebral fracture
(any fracture due to osteoporosis/trauma or tumor) to gain vertebral height and to reduce
amount of pain. Artificial bone cement made up of PMMA is used in this technique.