Some cement-based orthopedic procedures can cause systemic complications. We present the case of a systemic cement embolism after kyphoplasty in a patient with a cardiological history.
The article is relevant because it contributes to lay the foundations for a better selection of patients who are candidates for orthopedic procedures safely.
We consider this to be an innovative article because it brings a new perspective to the selection of patients who are candidates for orthopedic cement procedures from a cardiological point of view.Mr. Francisco Galvan Roman
[Article in Press] REC: CardioClinics 2020