Starting a Clinical Practice

  • Wayne J. Olan
  • John M. Mathis


Developing a successful clinical practice in percutaneous verte-broplasty (PV) can be a challenging and multifaceted task. Requirements include physician training and education, institutional preparation, marketing of the practice, selecting an appropriate first patient, and support systems for patient tracking and quality assurance.


Degenerative Disk Disease Vertebral Compression Fracture Percutaneous Vertebroplasty Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture Institutional Preparation 
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  • Wayne J. Olan
  • John M. Mathis

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