The ASSI monographs are a series of books commissioned by the association of spine surgeons of India with the goal of providing updated information, decision-making algorithms, and surgical techniques on selected spinal problems. Reputed Indian surgeons and internationally renowned experts have shared their experience and the latest knowledge in the field through this series. Osteoporosis and spine is a comprehensive monograph on osteoporosis and its effects on spine by renowned experts in this field. It will be a valuable addition to the library of surgeons, neurosurgeons, spine fellows, and spine consultants. Highlights of osteoporosis and spine: insight into the current trends in the diagnosis and medical management of osteoporosis. Detailed description of surgical techniques used for the management of vertebral compression fractures. Explanation of minimally invasive spine surgery for the management of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (ovcfs). case discussions on spinal osteoporosis and its surgical management to help readers draw parallels and learn.