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Table 2 Baseline characteristics study population

From: Percutaneous cement augmentation in the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral fractures (OVFs) in the elderly: a systematic review

Age mean (range years) 74 (65–80)
Female patients (%) 60
Fracture-age (n = studies)
< 6–9 weeks 9
< 3 months 1
> 3 months 1
< 12 months 5
Non-specified/acute/subacute fractures 2
Comparators (n = studies)
PV versus CT 12
PV versus sham/placebo 4
PKP versus CT 2