Project Description

OPACITY+®

Bone Cement for Vertebroplasty & Kyphoplasty

OPACITY+® is a self-curing and ready to use low viscosity bone cement with a very high content of radiopaque agent for a perfect and safety visualization.

Its composition has been optimized to get the most suitable handling properties for vertebroplasty & kyphoplasty.

ADVANTAGES

  • Easy to handle
  • Low viscosity
  • Biocompatibility
  • High radio-opacity
  • Injection time : 13 mn
  • Suitable working time

References

Description Reference
OPACITY+ ® T040320Z

Certifications

CE 2797
The device is cleared to be sold in US market.
Classe : IIb

Bibliography

Anselmetti, G. C., A. Manca, et al. (2009). « Temperature measurement during polymerization of bone cement in percutaneous vertebroplasty: an in vivo study in humans. » Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32(3): 491-8.
Anselmetti, G. C., G. Corrao, et al. (2007). « Pain relief following percutaneous vertebroplasty: results of a series of 283 consecutive patients treated in a single institution. » Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30(3): 441-7.
Muijs, S. P., M. J. Nieuwenhuijse, et al. (2009). « Percutaneous vertebroplasty for the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: evaluation after 36 months. » J Bone Joint Surg Br 91(3): 379-84.
Afzal, S., S. Dhar, et al. (2007). « Percutaneous vertebroplasty for osteoporotic fractures. » Pain Physician 10(4): 559-63.