HOSPITAL NURSINGSolid advice on managing vertebral compression fracturesGross, Kathleen A. RN, BC, CRN, MSNAuthor Information Kathleen A. Gross is an interventional radiology nurse at Greater Baltimore (Md.) Medical Center. Web sites last accessed November 8, 2006. Nursing2006: December 2006 - Volume 36 - Issue 12 - p 64hn1-64hn4 Buy Abstract Learn how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty can buttress the spine to relieve pain and prevent complications. © 2006 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.