The first line of treatment is conservatives:
Analgesics are given to help with the pain
Calcium and Vitamin D supplements are given to increase the levels.
Bed rest for a short period is recommended. Extended period of bed rest can lead to increased bone loss and loss of mobility.
External back brace helps to reduce the pressure on the back
The pain should decrease within a few days or weeks. However, if the pain is still present after 3 months, surgery is considered. There are 2 main types of surgery that help in spinal fracture
: Kyphoplasty & Vertebroplasty.