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CAFE Study - Cancer Patient Fracture Evaluation

Study:

A Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Study to Compare Balloon Kyphoplasty to Non-surgical Fracture Management in the Treatment of Painful, Acute Vertebral Body Compression Fractures in Cancer Patients

Rationale:

n/a

Purpose:

The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of balloon kyphoplasty treatment for painful, acute, vertebral compression fractures (VCFs) as compared to standard non-surgical therapy in patients with cancer.

Study Status: Completed

Recruiting:
n/a

Condition Intervention Phase
Cancer
Spinal Fractures
Device: Balloon Kyphoplasty
Other: Non Surgical Management
Phase 4

Verified by Medtronic Spine LLC May, 2010

Sponsored by: Medtronic Spine LLC
Information provided by: Medtronic Spine LLC
ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00211237

Study Type: Interventional

Study Design: Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio 44195
United States

James Berenson, M.D.., Principal Investigator
Frank Vrionis, M.D.., Principal Investigator

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