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Lee CC et al, 2018: Comparison of electrohydraulic and electromagnetic extracorporeal shock wave lithotriptors for upper urinary tract stones in a single center.

Lee CC, Lin WR, Hsu JM, Chow YC, Tsai WK, Chiang PK, Chen M, Chiu AW.
Department of Urology, MacKay Memorial Hospital, No. 92, Sec. 2, Zhongshan N. Rd, Zhongshan Dist, Taipei, 104, Taiwan.
School of Medicine, MacKay Medical College, New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Department of Cosmetic Applications and Management, MacKay Junior College of Medicine, Nursing and Management, Taipei, Taiwan.
School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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This report shows that the lithotripter and most certainly also how the SWL was carried out are fundamental for outcome of the tre... Weiterlesen
Montag, 19. November 2018 07:12
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AbdelRazek M et al, 2018: SWL outcome in artificial hydronephrotic vs. non-hydronephrotic kidney for preschool children with high-density renal stones.

AbdelRazek M, Hassan A, AbdelKader MS, Abolyosr A.
Department of Urology, Qena University Hospital, South Valley University, Qena, Egypt.

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One observation from the early days of SWL was that with a layer of fluid around the stone, disintegration was improved. In this ... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 16. November 2018 07:08
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Frost F et al, 2018: Between a Rock and an Airspace: Pneumothorax After Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy for Renal Stones in a Patient With Cystic Fibrosis.

Frost F, Griffiths P, Brockelsby C, Lynch C, Walshaw MJ, Nazareth D.
Adult CF Centre, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, UK.
Urology Department, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital, Liverpool, UK.

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Donnerstag, 15. November 2018 11:59
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Chen X et al, 2018: [Focused low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy for erectile dysfunction: Preliminary observation of 32 cases].

Chen X, Huang HW, Zhu XB, Chen GX, Li PC, Song F, Xiang CJ, Guo YP, Zhang SL, Zhang XS.
Department of Andrology and Energy Medicine / Henan Andrological Academician Workstation of Basic and Clinical Research, Henan Provincial People's Hospital, Zhengzhou, Henan 450003, China.

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Mittwoch, 14. November 2018 07:02
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Shafi H et al, 2018: Antibiotic prophylaxis in the prevention of urinary tract infection in patients with sterile urine before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.

Shafi H, Ilkhani M, Darabi Ahangar Z, Bayani M.
Infertility and Reproductive Health Research Center, Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Health Research Institute, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran.
Student Research Committee, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran.

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This report confirms what has been evident from more than 30 years of clinical experience with SWL. It is of fundamental importan... Weiterlesen
Montag, 12. November 2018 06:55
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Gürbuz ZG et al, 2018: Small renal pelvis stones: Shock wave lithotripsy or flexible ureteroscopy? A match-pair analysis.

Gürbuz ZG, Şener NC, Vuruşkan E, Deniz ME, Gürlen G, Ortoğlu F.
Department of Urology, University of Health Sciences, Adana City Teaching and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey.

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In the fURS group an 11.5/9.5 F ureteral access sheath was placed in all cases obviously without problems. No patient had a primar... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 09. November 2018 11:55
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Mannil M et al, 2018: Three dimensional texture analysis with machine learning provides incremental predictive information for successful shock wave lithotripsy in patients with kidney stones.

Mannil M, von Spiczak J, Hermanns T, Poyet C, Alkadhi H, Fankhauser CD.
Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Department of Urology (TH, CP, CDF), University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Switzerland.

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In view of the advantage of predicting the outcome of SWL, this report is of great interest. With an advanced 3D-texture analysis... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 08. November 2018 12:12
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Fan J et al, 2018: The role of super-mini percutaneous nephrolithotomy (SMP) in the treatment of symptomatic lower pole renal stones (LPSs) after the failure of shockwave lithotripsy (SWL) or retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS).

Fan J, Zhang T, Zhu W, Gurioli A, Ketegwe IR, Zeng G.
Department of Urology, Turin University of Studies, Turin, Italy.
Department of Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.
Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Urology, No. 1-3, Kangda Road, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510230, China.

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Good study about the percutaneous removal of lower pole stones after failed ESWL or RIRS. The only critic I have is that 9,1% of t... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 06. November 2018 12:04
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Tokgöz H et al, 2017: Lunar cycle may have an effect on Shock Wave Lithotripsy related pain outcome.

Tokgöz H, Yalçınkaya S, İslamoğlu E, Karamık K, Tokgöz Ö, Savaş M.
Antalya Training and Research Hospital, Departments of Urology, Departments of Radiology, Antalya, Turkey.

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From Wikimedia :https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fases_lunars.png I am not familiar with the working habits at the Depart... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 02. November 2018 11:58
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Goel H et al, 2018: Role of clinical and radiological parameters in predicting the outcome of shockwave lithotripsy for ureteric stones.

Goel H, Gahlawat S, Bera MK, Pal DK, Aggarwal O.
Department of Urology, PGIMER and Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India.
Department of Urology, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Department of Biochemistry, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi.

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“This present study was designed to establish factors predicting the success of SWL” Unfortunately there is no new information off... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 31. Oktober 2018 11:46
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Iqbal N et al, 2018: Comparison of ureteroscopic pneumatic lithotripsy and extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for the management of proximal ureteral stones: A single center experience.

Iqbal N, Malik Y, Nadeem U, Khalid M, Pirzada A, Majeed M, Malik HA, Akhter S.
Department of Urology, Shifa International Hospital Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Shifa College of Medicine, Islamabad, Pakistan.

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This is a retrospective study on two groups of exactly 200 patients each. “As per departmental policy patients were given choice t... Weiterlesen
Montag, 29. Oktober 2018 11:42
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Fankhauser CD et al, 2018: Prevalence of hypertension and diabetes after exposure to extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy in patients with renal calculi: a retrospective non-randomized data analysis.

Fankhauser CD, Mohebbi N, Grogg J, Holenstein A, Zhong Q, Hermanns T, Sulser T, Steurer J, Cedric P.
Division of Nephrology, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Department of Pathology of Molecular Pathology, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Cancer Data Science Group, Children's Medical Research Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.
Horten Centre for Patient Oriented Research and Knowledge Transfer, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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Hypertension as a late complication of ESWL is an important and controversial issue. With the present paper the battel continues. ... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 26. Oktober 2018 11:37
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Langenauer J et al, 2018: Advanced non-contrasted computed tomography post-processing by CT-Calculometry (CT-CM) outperforms established predictors for the outcome of shock wave lithotripsy.

Langenauer J, Betschart P, Hechelhammer L, Güsewell S, Schmid HP, Engeler DS, Abt D, Zumstein V.
Department of Urology, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Rorschacherstrasse 95, 9007, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Rorschacherstrasse 95, 9007, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Biostatistics, Clinical Trials Unit, Rorschacherstrasse 95, 9007, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Department of Urology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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This is work in progress and the authors’ enthusiasm is damped a little bit by the fact that “no re-intervention needed” includes ... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 24. Oktober 2018 11:04
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Barreto L et al, 2018: Medical and surgical interventions for the treatment of urinary stones in children.

Barreto L, Jung JH, Abdelrahim A, Ahmed M, Dawkins GPC, Kazmierski M.
Department of Urology, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Denmark Hill, London, UK.

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Terrifying view on what has been published on the subject. There are not only too many journals but also too many low quality pape... Weiterlesen
Montag, 22. Oktober 2018 10:58
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Ito H et al, 2018: Systematic review of Calyceal Diverticulum.

Ito H, Aboumarzouk O, Abushamma F, Keeley F.
Southmead Hospital, 159003, Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, 473300, Urology Department, Urological Research and Training Unit, Glasgow, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
University of Glasgow, School of Medicine, Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Bristol Urological Institute, Urology, Southmead Hospital, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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Meta-Analyses are usually done to shed light on a disease and to better understand how to handle it. Unfortunately frequently the... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 19. Oktober 2018 10:51
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Emiliani E et al, 2018: Over 30-yr Experience on the Management of Graft Stones After Renal Transplantation.

Emiliani E, Subiela JD, Regis F, Angerri O, Palou J.
Department of Urology, Fundació Puigvert, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

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Treatment of patients with stones in renal grafts is a delicate matter that deserves particular care to avoid every kind of trauma... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 17. Oktober 2018 08:50
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Ferraro PM et al, 2018: Shock-wave lithotripsy or ureterorenoscopy for renal stones?

Ferraro PM, Pinto F, Gambaro G.
Nefrologia, Urologia, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli-Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy.

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This is an editorial comment to the article by Frankhauser et al [1]. The comparative efficacy and safety of URS and SWL for treat... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 12. Oktober 2018 08:45
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Connors BA et al, 2018: Preliminary Report on Stone Breakage and Lesion Size Produced by a New Extracorporeal Electrohydraulic (Sparker Array) Discharge Device.

Connors BA, Schaefer RB, Gallagher JJ, Johnson CD, Li G, Handa RK, Evan AP.
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN.
Phoenix Science and Technology, Goffstown, NH.
School of Physics, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China.

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This is an interesting report on in-vitro (artificial stones) and in-vivo (pigs) results with a new sparker array (SPA) extracorpo... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 03. Oktober 2018 08:41
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Yanaral F et al, 2018: Shock-wave Lithotripsy for Pediatric Patients: Which Nomogram Can Better Predict Postoperative Outcomes?

Yanaral F, Ozgor F, Savun M, Agbas A, Akbulut F, Sarilar O.
Department of Urology, Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Haseki Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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Prediction of the outcome of SWL has remained a matter of debate over the years. Few attempts have been made to compare prediction... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 28. September 2018 08:37
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Samotyjek J et al, 2018: Surgical treatment methods of urolithiasis in the pediatric population.

Samotyjek J, Jurkiewicz B, Krupa A.
Pediatric Surgery and Urology Clinic CMKP in Dziekanów Leśny, Poland.

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Mittwoch, 26. September 2018 09:09
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Wang D et al, 2018: Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy for Chronic Pancreatitis Patients With Stones After Pancreatic Surgery.

Wang D, Ji JT, Xin L, Bi YW, Pan J, Liao Z, Du TT, Lin JH, Zhang D, Zeng XP, Ye B, Zou WB, Chen H, Xie T, Li BR, Zheng ZH, Li ZS, Hu LH.

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Yuri P et al, 2018: Meta-analysis of Optimal Management of Lower Pole Stone of 10 - 20 mm: Flexible Ureteroscopy (FURS) versus Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) versus Percutaneus Nephrolithotomy (PCNL).

Yuri P, Hariwibowo R, Soeroharjo I, Danarto R, Hendri AZ, Brodjonegoro SR, Rasyid N, Birowo P, Widyahening IS.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mada - Sardjito Hospital, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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This article is one of several examples of the popularity and ease on how modern computerized tools can be used to carry out syste... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 19. September 2018 08:31
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Geraghty RM et al, 2018: Ureteroscopy is more cost effective than shock wave lithotripsy for stone treatment: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Geraghty RM, Jones P, Herrmann TRW, Aboumarzouk O, Somani BK.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK.
Clinic of Urology, Spital Thurgau AG, Frauenfeld, Switzerland.
Department of Urology, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow, UK.

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Like many reports today this article is a ”systematic review and meta-analysis” based on reports of comparisons between SWL and UR... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 14. September 2018 08:26
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Chen KH et al, 2018: A Young Man With Epigastric Pain After Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy.

Chen KH, Shen CY, Su YJ.
Department of Emergency Medicine, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Oral Hygiene, College of Oral Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Medicine, Mackay Medical College, New Taipei City, Taiwan; Yuanpei University of Medical Technology, HsinChu, Taiwan.

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Acute pancreatitis as a consequence of SWL has previously been reported in occasional patients but is uncommon. The reviewer has n... Weiterlesen
Montag, 10. September 2018 08:23
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Bucci S et al, 2018: Emergency extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (eSWL) as opposed to delayed SWL (dSWL) for the treatment of acute renal colic due to obstructive ureteral stone: a prospective randomized trial.

Bucci S, Umari P, Rizzo M, Pavan N, Liguori G, Barbone F, Trombetta C.
Department of Urology, University of Trieste, Cattinara Hospital, Trieste, Italy.
IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy.

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Freitag, 07. September 2018 09:01
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Liu R et al, 2018: Noncontrast computed tomography factors predictive of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy outcomes in patients with pancreatic duct stones.

Liu R, Su W, Gong J, Zhang Y, Lu J.
Department of Radiology, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Changhai Hospital Affiliated to the Second Military Medical University, Changhai Road 168, Yangpu District, Shanghai, 200433, People's Republic of China.

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As SWL-treatment of pancreatic duct stones commonly are placed in the hands of the urologist responsible for the lithotripsy servi... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 05. September 2018 08:11
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McClinton S et al, 2018: TISU: Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, as first treatment option, compared with direct progression to ureteroscopic treatment, for ureteric stones: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

McClinton S, Cameron S, Starr K, Thomas R, MacLennan G, McDonald A, Lam T, N'Dow J, Kilonzo M, Pickard R, Anson K, Keeley F, Burgess N, Clark CT, MacLennan S, Norrie J; TISU Study Group.
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZN, UK.
Academic Urology Unit, University of Aberdeen, Health Sciences Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK.
The Centre for Healthcare Randomised Trials (CHaRT), Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Health Sciences Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK.
Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK.
Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK.
St George's Hospital, London, SW17 0QT, UK.
Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB, UK.
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals, Colney Lane, Norwich, NR4 7UY, UK.
Stone Patient Advisory Group, Section of Endourology, British Association of Urological Surgeons, London, UK.
Edinburgh Trial Unit, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH16 4UX, UK.

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This article describes a planned multicentre randomised clinical trial comparing SWL and URS for removal of ureteral stones (TISU)... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 31. August 2018 08:06
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Inui K et al, 2018: Management of Pancreatolithiasis: A Nationwide Survey in Japan.

Inui K, Masamune A, Igarashi Y, Ohara H, Tazuma S, Sugiyama M, Suzuki Y, Miyoshi H, Yamamoto S, Takeyama Y, Nakano E, Takuma K, Sakagami J, Hayashi K, Kogure A, Ito T, Mukai T, Maetani I, Nagahama M, Serikawa M, Ueki T, Furuya K, Isayama H, Moriyama I, Shigeno M, Mizukami K, Nanashima A, Oana S, Ikehata A, Watanabe N, Hirooka Y, Ogoshi K, Sasaki Y, Iwata Y, Kudo Y, Nakayama A, Nakamura M.

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Montag, 27. August 2018 08:00
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Shinde S et al, 2018: Factors Affecting the Outcome of Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy in Urinary Stone Treatment.

Shinde S, Al Balushi Y, Hossny M, Jose S, Al Busaidy S.
Urology Department, Armed Forces Hospital, Muscat, Oman.
Planning and Studies Department, Oman Medical Specialty Board, Muscat, Oman.
Lithotripsy Unit, Armed Forces Hospital, Muscat, Oman.

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In a retrospective analysis of SWL carried out in 235 patients, the authors have identified factors of importance for failed treat... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 22. August 2018 07:53
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Connors BA et al, 2018: Preliminary Report on Stone Breakage and Lesion Size Produced by a New Extracorporeal Electrohydraulic (Sparker Array) Discharge Device.

Connors BA, Schaefer RB, Gallagher JJ, Johnson CD, Li G, Handa RK, Evan AP.
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN.
Phoenix Science and Technology, Goffstown, NH.
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN.
School of Physics, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China.

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This article describes a new and interesting technique for stone disintegration. The technique is based on a sparker array arrange... Weiterlesen
Montag, 20. August 2018 11:36
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Fojecki GL et al, 2018: Effect of Linear Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction-12-Month Follow-Up of a Randomized, Double-Blinded, Sham-Controlled Study.

Fojecki GL, Tiessen S, Osther PJS.
Department of Urology, Hospital of Southern Jutland, Sønderborg, Denmark.
Department of Urology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark.
Urological Research Center, Department of Urology, Lillebaelt Hospital, University of Southern, Denmark.

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A well done study with long term data of a previously published series (Fojecki GL, Tiessen S, Osther PJ. Effect of low-energy lin... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 16. August 2018 09:13
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Rassweiler J., 2018: Re: Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) in Urology: A Systematic Review of Outcome in Peyronie's Disease, Erectile Dysfunction, and Chronic Pelvic Pain.

Rassweiler J.
Department of Urology, SLK Kliniken Heilbronn, Heilbronn, Germany.

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A Words of Wisdom comment that emphasizes the need and importance of using established parameters to be used for ESWT of for insta... Weiterlesen
Montag, 13. August 2018 11:30
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Kalyvianakis D et al, 2018: Low-Intensity Shockwave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction: A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing 2 Treatment Protocols and the Impact of Repeating Treatment.

Kalyvianakis D, Memmos E, Mykoniatis I, Kapoteli P, Memmos D, Hatzichristou D.
Department of Urology, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece; 1st Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece; Institute for the Study of Urological Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece.

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The unexperienced reader has to become familiar with the term minimally clinical important differences (MCID). He will find the fi... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 10. August 2018 09:08
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Ruan Y et al, 2018: The Effect of Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy in an Obesity-Associated Erectile Dysfunction Rat Model.

Ruan Y, Zhou J, Kang N, Reed-Maldonado AB, Tamaddon A, Wang B, Wang HS, Wang G, Banie L, Lin G, Liu J, Lue TF.
Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA.
Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.

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Although this is an experimental study in rats, it gives deeper insights both into the the effects of obesity on ED and how LI-ESW... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 07. August 2018 11:27
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Rizk PJ et al, 2018: Low-Intensity Shockwave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction.

Rizk PJ, Krieger JR, Kohn TP, Pastuszak AW.
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.
Center for Reproductive Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA; Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.

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I do not like publications that covertly quote quotations from other papers instead of leading the reader down to the original one... Weiterlesen
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Kang HW et al, 2018: Predictive factors and treatment outcomes of Steinstrasse following shock wave lithotripsy for ureteral calculi: A Bayesian regression model analysis.

Kang HW, Cho KS, Ham WS, Kang DH, Jung HD, Kwon JK, Choi YD, Lee JY.
Department of Urology, Chungbuk National University Hospital, Chungbuk National University College of Medicine, Cheongju, Korea.
Department of Urology, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Urological Science Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Department of Urology, Severance Hospital, Urological Science Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Department of Urology, Inha University School of Medicine, Incheon, Korea.
Department of Urology, Yongin Severance Hospital,Yonsei University Health System, Yongin, Korea.
Department of Urology, Severance Check-Up, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea.

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This is how the authors explain the fact that a short SSD provoked Steinstrasse: “… in ureter stones with relatively short SSDs,... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 31. Juli 2018 08:59
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Klein J et al, 2018: [Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy].

Klein J, Netsch C, Sievert KD, Miernik A, Westphal J, Leyh H, Herrmann TRW, Olbert P, Häcker A, Bachmann A, Homberg R, Schoenthaler M, Rassweiler J, Gross AJ.
Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Universitätsklinikum Ulm, Prittwitzstr. 43, 89075, Ulm, Deutschland.
Abteilung für Urologie, Asklepios Klinik Barmbek, Hamburg, Deutschland.
Urologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitätsmedizin Rostock, Rostock, Deutschland.
Medizinische Fakultät, Klinik für Urologie, Universitätsklinikum Freiburg, Freiburg, Deutschland.
Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Krankenhaus Maria Hilf der Alexianer GmbH, Krefeld, Deutschland.
Urologische Klinik, Klinikum Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Deutschland.
Spital Thurgau AG, Kantonsspital Frauenfeld, Klinik für Urologie, Frauenfeld, Schweiz.
BRIXSANA, private clinic, Brixen, Italien.
Klinik für Urologie, Haus 28, Universitätsklinikum Mannheim, Mannheim, Deutschland.
alta uro Praxis für Urologie, Basel, Schweiz.
Klinik für Urologie, Kinderurologie und Uro-Gynäkologie, St. Barbara-Klinik Hamm-Heessen, Hamm, Deutschland.
Klinik für Urologie, SLK-Kliniken Heilbronn GmbH, Heilbronn, Deutschland.

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For those colleagues who can read German, this article is an excellent overview of factors important to consider during SWL. Such ... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 27. Juli 2018 11:21
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Jing S et al, 2018: Modified Mechanical Percussion for Upper Urinary Tract Stone Fragments after Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy: a Prospective Multi-Center Randomized Controlled Trial.

Jing S, Liu B, Lan W, Zhao X, Bao J, Ma J, Liu Z, Liu H, Pan T, Yang J, Wu D, Zhao Y, Wang Y, Wang Z.
Institute of Urology, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, Key Laboratory of Urological Diseases, Gansu Province (Lanzhou University), Gansu Nephro-Urological Clinical Center, Lanzhou, China.
Department of Urology, Wuhan General Hospital of Guangzhou Military Region, Wuhan, China.
Department of Urology, Shenzhen People's Hospital, Second Clinical Medicine School of Jinan University, Shenzhen, China.
Institute of Urology, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, Key Laboratory of Urological Diseases, Gansu Province (Lanzhou University), Gansu Nephro-Urological Clinical Center, Lanzhou, China.

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This adds to the positive results with post-ESWL percussion-inversion-diuresis protocols. The results are surprisingly good from t... Weiterlesen
Montag, 23. Juli 2018 08:51
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Choo MS et al, 2018: The transgluteal approach to shockwave lithotripsy to treat distal ureter stones: a prospective, randomized, and multicenter study.

Choo MS, Han JH, Kim JK, Shin TY, Lee WK, Lee SK, Lee SH.
Department of Urology, Hallym University Songtan Sacred Heart Hospital, Hwaseong, Korea.
Department of Urology, Hallym University Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital, Chuncheon, Korea.

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The authors can be congratulated to a successfully completed randomized comparison of SWL of distal ureteral stones with the patie... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 19. Juli 2018 11:16
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Streeper NM, 2018: Asymptomatic Renal Stones-to Treat or Not to Treat.

Streeper NM.
Division of Urology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Mail Code H055, 500 University Drive, PO Box 850, Hershey, PA.

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This is a well written bias-free publication with a lot of good facts and clear cut recommendations. Get a copy and read it! You ... Weiterlesen
Montag, 16. Juli 2018 08:23
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Ellison JS et al, 2018: Risk factors for repeat surgical intervention in pediatric nephrolithiasis: A Pediatric Health Information System database study.

Ellison JS, Shnorhavorian M, Oron A, Kieran K, Lendvay TS, Merguerian PA.
Pediatric Urology, Seattle Children's Hospital, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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This is a very detailed care research analysis. it would be good to have similar data on all other stone treatment procedures in a... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 13. Juli 2018 08:18
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Ozgor F et al, 2018: Flexible ureterorenoscopy is associated with less stone recurrence rates over Shockwave lithotripsy in the management of 10-20 millimeter lower pole renal stone: medium follow-up results.

Ozgor F, Sahan M, Yanaral F, Savun M, Sarilar O.
Department of Urology, Haseki Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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The optimal treatment of stones in the lower calices has remained a matter of debate over time. Not unexpectedly the authors of th... Weiterlesen
Montag, 09. Juli 2018 10:27
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Ng CF et al, 2018: Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy Could Lead to a Prolonged Increase in the Renal Fibrotic Process of Up to 2 Years.

Ng CF, Luke S, Yee CH, Leung SCH, Teoh JYC, Yuen J.
SH Ho Urology Centre, Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong .
School of Nursing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University , Hung Hom, Hong Kong.

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A carefully selected title for a paper with alarming specifications: “In the literature, the average annual incidence of add-on ph... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 06. Juli 2018 12:13
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Kyriakides R et al, 2017: Effect of Music on Outpatient Urological Procedures: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis from ESUT.

Kyriakides R, Jones P, Geraghty R, Skolarikos A, Liatsikos E, Traxer O, Pietropaolo A, Somani BK.
University of Southampton, University Hospital Southampton National Health Service Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom.
Department of Urology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and 2nd Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece.
Department of Urology, Patras University, Patra, Greece.
Tenon Hospital, Pierre and Marie Curie University and Group Recherche Clinique Lithiase No. 20, Paris, France.

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In the six studies on ESWL 489 of 1023 patients were exposed to music. It helps to reduce analgesic consumption.
Montag, 02. Juli 2018 08:06
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Sabharwal S et al, 2017: A prospective randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial to assess the effect of diuretics on shockwave lithotripsy of calculi.

Sabharwal S, Jeyaseelan L, Panda A, Gnanaraj L, Kekre NS, Devasia A.
Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.
Department of Biostatistics, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.

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This is an interesting study dealing with the possible role of diuretics for improved stone disintegration. The majority of stones... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 28. Juni 2018 10:17
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Sarica K et al, 2017: Super-mini percutaneous nephrolithotomy for renal stone less than 25mm in pediatric patients: Could it be an alternative to shockwave lithotripsy?

Sarica K, Eryildirim B, Tuerxun A, Batuer A, Kavukoglu O, Buz A, Zeng G.
Lütfi Kirdar Training and Research Hospital Urology Clinic, Istanbul, Turquía.
The First People's Hospital of Kashgar Erea, Kashgar City, Xinjiang, China.
Department of Urology, Guangdong Key Laboratory of Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China.

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No free access via Karolinska Institute.
Montag, 25. Juni 2018 10:10
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Yucel MO et al, 2017: The Respiratory Induced Kidney Motion: Does It Really Effect the Shock Wave Lithotripsy?

Yucel MO, Ozcan S, Tirpan G, Bagcioglu M, Aydin A, Demirbas A, Karakan T.
Department of Urology, Adiyaman University, Adiyaman, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Izmir Katip Çelebi University, Izmir, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.

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This paper deals with a well-known fact. I admit that I did not understand how the authors measured the kidney motion: “The size o... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 21. Juni 2018 08:01
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Shoar K et al, 2017: Tracking kidney stones in a homogeneous medium using a trilateration approach.

Shoar K, Turney BW, Cleveland RO.
Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7DQ, United Kingdom.
Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, United Kingdom.

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It is indeed an uncomfortable and annoying situation when the target stone moves in and out of focus in an un-controlled way. Not ... Weiterlesen
Montag, 18. Juni 2018 10:04
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Hazar IA et al, 2017: Does Mild Hydronephrosis Induced by Full-Bladder Improve Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Shock Wave Lithotripsy for Lower Calyceal Stones?: A Prospective Randomized Study.

Hazar IA, Cakiroglu B, Sinanoglu O, Akgün FS, Arda E, Yuksel I, Akdere H.
Department of Urology, Taksim Research and Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department Urology, Hisar Intercontinental Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Maltepe University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Emergency Clinic, Maltepe University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey.

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How is this done? “In the present study as well, we tried to increase hydrostatic pressure in the renal calyces and pelvis through... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 14. Juni 2018 07:57
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May PC et al, 2018: The Morbidity of Ureteral Strictures in Patients with Prior Ureteroscopic Stone Surgery: Multi-Institutional Outcomes.

May PC, Hsi RS, Tran HH, Stoller M, Chew BH, Chi T, Usawachintachit M, Duty BD, Gore JL, Harper JD.
Department of Urology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee.
Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada .
Department of Urology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon.

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This report is not directly associated with SWL but shows the complexity of strictures as a complication to URS. The frequency of ... Weiterlesen
Montag, 11. Juni 2018 10:01
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Waqas M et al, 2018: Evaluating the importance of different computed tomography scan-based factors in predicting the outcome of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for renal stones.

Waqas M, Saqib IU, Imran Jamil M, Ayaz Khan M, Akhter S.
Department of Urology, Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Foundation Year Resident, Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan.

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There are many studies on the market looking at parameters that allow predicting the success rate of ESWL based on imaging finding... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 08. Juni 2018 07:51
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Huang L et al, 2018: Management of upper urinary tract calculi in crossed fused renal ectopic anomaly.

Huang L, Lin Y, Tang Z, Lie D, Wang Z, Chen H, Wang G.
Department of Urology, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan 410008, P.R. China.
2Institute for Virology, University Hospital of Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen, D-45147 Essen, Germany.

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It is easy to understand that the complex anatomy of CFRE is associated with outflow problems. Accordingly it is not surprising th... Weiterlesen
Montag, 04. Juni 2018 09:56
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Sridharan K et al, 2018: Efficacy and safety of alpha blockers in medical expulsive therapy for ureteral stones: a mixed treatment network meta-analysis and trial sequential analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials.

Sridharan K, Sivaramakrishnan G.
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, College of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Arabian Gulf University, Manama , Bahrain.
Assistant Professor in Prosthodontics, School of Oral Health, College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Fiji National University, Suva , Fiji Islands.

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Here is a next-generation meta-analyses: network meta-analysis. In the discussion section the authors state: “More recently, Hol... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 31. Mai 2018 07:45
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Hussaen J et al, 2017: Techniques: Shockwave lithotripsy may not be a good option in patients with previous renal superselective embolization.

Hussaen J, Andonian S.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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The authors describe the development of a hematoma in a patient treated with SWL. It is speculated that a previous angio-embolizat... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 25. Mai 2018 09:52
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Ludwig WW et al, 2018: Urinary Stone Disease: Diagnosis, Medical Therapy, and Surgical Management.

Ludwig WW, Matlaga BR.
Department of Urology, The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Marburg 134, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA.

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This is a general small review on all aspects of stone therapy similar to a very condense version of a guideline.
Dienstag, 22. Mai 2018 07:39
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Farouk A et al, 2018: Is mini-percutaneous nephrolithotomy a safe alternative to extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy in pediatric age group in borderline stones? a randomized prospective study.

Farouk A, Tawfick A, Shoeb M, Mahmoud MA, Mostafa DE, Hasan M, Abdalla HM.
Department of Urology, Ain Shams University Hospital, Cairo, Egypt.

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A prospective randomised study of a significant number of patients which adds to what is known when comparing Mini-PNL with ESWL. ... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 15. Mai 2018 07:47
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Saha PK et al, 2018: Forgotten, Encrusted Ureteral Stents: Removal - Multimodal Endourologic Approach.

Saha PK, Hossain MS, Ghosh KC, Alam MS, Nabi S, Saha BK, Pathan FH.
Dr Prodyut Kumar Saha, Associate Professor, Department of Urology, Dhaka Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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No free access via Karolinska Institute and Heidelberg University.
Samstag, 12. Mai 2018 09:28
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Ergin G et al, 2018: Shock wave lithotripsy or retrograde intrarenal surgery: which one is more effective for 10-20-mm renal stones in children.

Ergin G, Kirac M, Kopru B, Ebiloglu T, Kibar Y, Biri H.
Department of Urology, Koru Ankara Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Gulhane Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.

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A retrospective study on 79 children treated in 10 years by ESWL or URS; that might be 8 children per year. There is no informatio... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 08. Mai 2018 07:15
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Li G et al, 2017: Evaluation of an experimental electrohydraulic discharge device for extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy: Pressure field of sparker array.

Li G, Connors BA, Schaefer RB, Gallagher JJ, Evan AP.
School of Physics, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, 130024, People's Republic of China.
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Medical Science Building, Room 0051, 635 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA.
Phoenix Science and Technology, C/O John Gallagher, 12 Van Buren Circle, Goffstown, New Hampshire 03045, USA.
Phoenix Science and Technology, 12 Van Buren Circle, Goffstown, New Hampshire 03045, USA.

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The myth is alive! The legendary glory of the original HM3-Lithotripter outshines all succeeding lithotripter developments since i... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 03. Mai 2018 08:03
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Yucel MO et al, 2017: The Respiratory Induced Kidney Motion: Does It Really Effect the Shock Wave Lithotripsy?

Yucel MO, Ozcan S, Tirpan G, Bagcioglu M, Aydin A, Demirbas A, Karakan T.
Department of Urology, Adiyaman University , Adiyaman, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Izmir Katip Çelebi University, Izmir, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.

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It is well recognized that respiratory movement of the kidney and stone is an obstacle to effective stone disintegration. This was... Weiterlesen
Montag, 30. April 2018 15:17
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Sarica K et al, 2017: Super-mini percutaneous nephrolithotomy for renal stone less than 25mm in pediatric patients: Could it be an alternative to shockwave lithotripsy?

Sarica K, Eryildirim B, Tuerxun A, Batuer A, Kavukoglu O, Buz A, Zeng G.
Lütfi Kirdar Training and Research Hospital Urology Clinic, Istanbul, Turquía.
The First People's Hospital of Kashgar Erea, Kashgar City, Xinjiang, China.
Department of Urology, Guangdong Key Laboratory of Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China.

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Freitag, 27. April 2018 11:08
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Issa Y et al, 2017: Diagnosis and treatment in chronic pancreatitis: an international survey and case vignette study.

Issa Y, van Santvoort HC, Fockens P, Besselink MG, Bollen TL, Bruno MJ, Boermeester MA; Collaborators.
Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Department of Surgery, St Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands.
Department of Gastroenterology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Department of Gastroenterology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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Although chronic pancreatitis does not belong to the urological speciality, it is worthwhile to consider some parts of the message... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 26. April 2018 15:13
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Fojecki GL et al, 2017: Effect of Linear Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction-12-Month Follow-Up of a Randomized, Double-Blinded, Sham-Controlled Study.

Fojecki GL, Tiessen S, Sloth Osther PJ.
Department of Urology, Hospital of Southern Jutland, Sønderborg, Denmark.
Department of Urology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark.
Urological Research Center, Department of Urology, Lillebaelt Hospital, University of Southern, Denmark.

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A solid study on a swaying subject. The interested reader should have a look at: Fode M, Hatzichristodoulou G, Serefoglu EC, Verze... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 25. April 2018 11:02
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Cunitz BW et al, 2017: Characterizing the Acoustic Output of an Ultrasonic Propulsion Device for Urinary Stones.

Cunitz BW, Dunmire B, Bailey MR.

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The major shortcoming of SWL, even when carried out with high quality lithotripters, is the presence of residual fragments. These ... Weiterlesen
Montag, 23. April 2018 15:09
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Woźniak P et al, 2017: Evaluation of hemostasis parameters and the role of the oxidative damage to plasma proteins in the modulation of hemostasis in patients with nephrolithiasis before and after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.

Woźniak P, Kontek B, Różański W, Olas B.
2nd Department of Urology, Medical University of Łódź, Pabianicka 62, Łódź, Poland.
Department of General Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, University of Łódź, Pomorska 141/3, Łódź, Poland.

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Freitag, 20. April 2018 10:58
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Ellison JS et al, 2017: Patient-Reported Outcomes in Nephrolithiasis: Can We Do Better?

Ellison JS, Williams M, Keeley FX Jr.
Division of Pediatric Urology, Seattle Children's Hospital, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
Department of Urology, Bristol Urological Institute , Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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This article describes and discusses patient reported experience of stone problems and stone treatment. The importance of this as... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 19. April 2018 15:00
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Turkay R et al, 2017: Shear Wave Elastographic Alterations in the Kidney After Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy.

Turkay R, Inci E, Bas D, Atar A.
Department of Radiology, Medical Sciences University, Istanbul Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Training and Research Hospital, Bakirkoy, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Medical Sciences University, Istanbul Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Training and Research Hospital, Bakirkoy, Istanbul, Turkey.

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They say: This is a first report on the measurement of tissue elasticity after ESWL. What the SWE values can be used for is uncl... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 18. April 2018 10:52
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Branchereau J et al, 2017: Management of renal transplant urolithiasis: a multicentre study by the French Urology Association Transplantation Committee.

Branchereau J, Timsit MO, Neuzillet Y, Bessède T, Thuret R, Gigante M, Tillou X, Codas R, Boutin J, Doerfler A, Sallusto F, Culty T, Delaporte V, Brichart N, Barrou B, Salomon L, Karam G, Rigaud J, Badet L, Kleinklauss F.
French Urology Association Transplantation Committee, Paris, France.
Department of Urology, CHU Nantes Hôtel Dieu, 1 Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44000, Nantes, France.

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Stones in transplanted kidneys are problematic in several ways. The denervated kidney does not signal stone problems by pain. The ... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 17. April 2018 14:56
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López-Acón JD et al, 2017: Analysis of the Efficacy and Safety of Increasing the Energy Dose Applied Per Session by Increasing the Number of Shock Waves in Extracorporeal Lithotripsy: A Prospective and Comparative Study.

López-Acón JD, Budía Alba A, Bahílo-Mateu P, Trassierra-Villa M, de Los Ángeles Conca-Baenas M, de Guzmán Ordaz-Jurado D, Boronat FT.
Endourology and Lithotripsy Department, La Fe University and Polythecnic Hospital, Valencia, Spain.

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No ramping, 120 Hz, up to 7000 shots per session with good results and no difference in the complication rate in a prospective R... Weiterlesen
Montag, 16. April 2018 10:48
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Türk H et al, 2017: Effects of previous unsuccessful extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy treatment on the performance and outcome of percutaneous nephrolithotomy.

Türk H, Yoldaş M, Süelözgen T, İşoğlu CS, Karabıçak M, Ergani B, Ün S.
Dumlupınar University, Evliya Celebi Training and Research Hospital, Department of Urology, Kutahya, Turkey.
Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey.
Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Department of Urology, Izmir, Turkey.

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It is difficult to draw reasonable conclusions from this retrospective analysis of the outcome of PCNL with or without previous SW... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 13. April 2018 14:50
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Kazama I et al, 2017: Postrenal acute kidney injury in a patient with unilateral ureteral obstruction caused by urolithiasis: A case report.

Kazama I, Nakajima T.
Department of Physiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryo-cho, Aoba-ku bInternal Medicine, Iwakiri Hospital, Miyagino-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan.

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A case report on renal function but without a focus on ESWL
Donnerstag, 12. April 2018 10:41
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Eryildirim B et al, 2017: Radiologic evaluation of children prior to SWL: to what extent they are exposed to radiation?

Eryildirim B, Turkoglu O, Goktas C, Kavukoglu O, Guzel R, Sarica K.
Lutfi Kirdar Training and Research Hospital, Radiology Clinic, Istanbul, Turkey.
Lutfi Kirdar Training and Research Hospital, Urology Clinic, Kartal, Istanbul, Turkey.
Medistate Hospital Urology Department, Istanbul, Turkey.

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During the past decades CT-examinations have been used increasingly in the diagnosis as well as follow-up of adult patients with u... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 11. April 2018 14:30
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Guu SJ et al, 2017: Efficacy of Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy on Men With Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome Refractory to 3-As Therapy.

Guu SJ, Geng JH, Chao IT, Lin HT, Lee YC, Juan YS, Liu CC, Wang CJ, Tsai CC.
Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Municipal Hsiao-Kang Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Teaching and Research Center, Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

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An “open-label, single-arm prospective study” with extremely good results on patients who failed everything else!? The materials ... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 10. April 2018 10:37
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Qi T et al, 2017: Comparison of the effects of extracorporeal shock wave therapy and a vacuum erectile device on penile erectile dysfunction: a randomized clinical trial.

Qi T, Ye L, Wang B, Zhang B, Chen J.
Department of Infertility and Sexual Medicine, the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.

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There is currently a great interest and research activity in how to treat patients with ED. Accordingly there has been a dramatic ... Weiterlesen
Montag, 09. April 2018 14:27
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Yang TX et al, 2017: A network meta-analysis on the beneficial effect of medical expulsive therapy after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.

Yang TX, Liao BH, Chen YT, Li H, He Q, Liu QY, Wang KJ.
Department of Urology, Institute of Urology (Laboratory of Reconstructive Urology), West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China.
Department of Urology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, Kunming, Yunnan, P. R. China.

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Network metaanalysis is the new kid on the block. The present authors looked at 26 studies with 5 interventions (tamsulosin, tera... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 06. April 2018 10:30
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Qian YY et al, 2017: Rectally administered indomethacin to prevent post-ESWL-pancreatitis (RIPEP): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Qian YY, Chen H, Tang XY, Jiang X, Qian W, Zou WB, Xin L, Li B, Qi YF, Hu LH, Zou DW, Jin ZD, Wang D, Du YQ, Wang LW, Liu F, Li ZS, Liao Z.
Department of Gastroenterology, Digestive Endoscopy Center, Changhai Hospital, the Second Military Medical University, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai, 200433, China.
Digestive Endoscopy Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Digestive Endoscopy Center, Changhai Hospital, the Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China.
Shanghai Institute of Pancreatic Diseases, Shanghai, China.
National Clinical Research Center of Digestive Diseases, Shanghai, China.

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This article is a description of a planned randomized double-blind study aimed to get information on whether NSAID (indomethacin) ... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 05. April 2018 14:22
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Man L et al, 2017: Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Man L, Li G.
Department of Urology, Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, Beijing, 100035, China.

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In the discussion it says: “Most of the included RCTs did not describe the details of randomization or blinding, and the potential... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 04. April 2018 10:17
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Yamashita S et al, 2017: Upper urinary tract stone disease in patients with poor performance status: active stone removal or conservative management?

Yamashita S, Kohjimoto Y, Hirabayashi Y, Iguchi T, Iba A, Higuchi M, Koike H, Wakamiya T, Nishizawa S, Hara I.
Department of Urology, Wakayama Medical University, 811-1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayaka, 641-0012, Japan. Department of Urology, Hashimoto Municipal Hospital, 2-8-1 Ominedai, Hashimoto City, Wakayama, 648-0005, Japan.
Department of Urology, Kinan Hospital, 46-70 Shinjyo, Tanabe City, Wakayama, 646-8588, Japan.
Department of Urology, Rinku General Medical Center, 2-23 Rinkuouraikita, Izumisano City, Osaka, 598-8577, Japan.

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It is of no surprise that survival was higher in patients who were actively treated. This is particularly obvious for patients wit... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 03. April 2018 14:14
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Chung JM et al, 2017: Impact of repeated extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy on prepubertal rat kidney.

Chung JM, Park BK, Kim JH, Lee HJ, Lee SD.
Department of Urology, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Yangsan, Korea.
Research Institute for Convergence of Biomedical Science and Technology, Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital, Yangsan, Korea.
Department of Pathology, Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital, Yangsan, Korea.

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The basic idea to do this study is described by the authors: “It is well known that renal trauma differs between children and adul... Weiterlesen
Montag, 02. April 2018 10:14
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Maldonado-Avila M et al, 2017: Comparison of three analgesic drug regimens with twelfth subcostal nerve block for pain control during extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.

Maldonado-Avila M, Garduño-Arteaga LM, Vela-Mollinedo RA, Jaspersen-Gastelum J, Virgen-Gutierrez F, Del Rosario-Santiago M, Rios-Davila V.
Hospital General de México, Mexico City, Mexico.

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Freitag, 30. März 2018 10:04
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Jeong HC et al, 2017: Effects of Next-Generation Low-Energy Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy on Erectile Dysfunction in an Animal Model of Diabetes.

Jeong HC, Jeon SH, Qun ZG, Kim KS, Choi SW, Bashraheel F, Bae WJ, Kim SJ, Cho HJ, Ha US, Hong SH, Lee JY, Moon DG, Kim SW.
Department of Urology, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, Seoul, Korea.
Department of Urology, The Catholic University of Korea, Incheon St. Mary's Hospital, Incheon, Korea.
Catholic Integrative Medicine Research Institute, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea.
Department of Urology, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

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The effects of ESWT on ED are variable and inconclusive. Patients with ED, as a consequence of DM, comprise a particularly difficu... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 29. März 2018 14:02
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Chaussy CG et al, 2017: How can and should we optimize extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy?

Chaussy CG, Tiselius HG.
University of Munich, Munich, Germany.
University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany.
Keck School of Medicine, USC, Los Angeles, USA.
Division of Urology, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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A must-read for the Urologist in charge of the ESWL treatment in his department. The second must read is (López-Acón JD et al. Ana... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 28. März 2018 10:00
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San Juan J et al, 2017: Variation in Spending around Surgical Episodes of Urinary Stone Disease-Findings from Michigan.

San Juan J, Hou H, Ghani KR, Dupree JM, Hollingsworth JM.
Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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This economic analysis is based on data from a large number of hospitals in the Michigan area. The recorded payment for the index... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 27. März 2018 13:56
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Zou ZJ et al, 2017: Low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy for erectile dysfunction after radical prostatectomy: a review of preclinical studies.

Zou ZJ, Liang JY, Liu ZH, Gao R, Lu YP.
Department of Urology, Institute of Urology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, 610041, China.
Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, 350005, China.

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An interesting review on experimental studies on the possible mechanisms of how LI-ESWT could help in post-prostatectomy ED which ... Weiterlesen
Montag, 26. März 2018 09:54
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Wu W et al, 2017: How to accelerate the upper urinary stone discharge after extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL) for bole (EPVL).

Wu W, Yang Z, Tang F, Xu C, Wang Y, Gu X, Chen X, Wang R, Yan J, Wang X, Gao W, Hou C, Guo J, Zhang J, Gurioli A, Ye Z, Zeng G.
Department of Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangdong Key Laboratory of Urology, Guangzhou, 510230, China.
Department of Urology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China.
Department of Urology, The Chinese Medicine Hospital of Jiangsu Province, Nanjing, China.
Department of Urology, The People's Hospital of Huzhou, Huzhou, China.
Department of Urology, The Tongji Hospital of Huazhong Science and Technology University, Wuhan, China.
Department of Urology, The Chinese Medicine Hospital of Hubei Province, Wuhan, China.
Department of Urology, The Zhongshan Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
Department of Urology, Turin University of Studies, Turin, Italy.
Department of Urology, The Tongji Hospital of Huazhong Science and Technology University, Wuhan, China.

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Different ideas have emerged with the aim of improving the end result of SWL and make this method attractive in comparison with en... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 23. März 2018 13:52
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Alken P., 2017: Intracorporeal lithotripsy.

Alken P.
Department of Urology, University Clinic Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1-3, 68167, Mannheim, Germany.

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This review article gives an excellent and comprehensive description of different devices for intracorporeal stone disintegration.... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 21. März 2018 13:48
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Schoenthaler M et al, 2017: The stone surgeon in the mirror: how are German-speaking urologists treating large renal stones today?

Schoenthaler M, Hein S, Seitz C, Türk C, Danuser H, Vach W, Miernik A.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Medical Centre-University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Str. 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany.
Department of Urology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University of Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 18-20, 1090, Vienna, Austria.
Department of Urology/Stone Centre, Hospital Rudolfstiftung, Ziehrerplatz 7/7, 1030, Vienna, Austria.
Department of Urology, Kantonsspital, 6000, Lucerne 16, Switzerland.
Centre for Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University of Freiburg, Stefan-Meier Str. 26, 79104, Freiburg, Germany.

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I have some doubts on the ways the data were collected, and how they are interpreted and presented. “Open surgery is still perfor... Weiterlesen
Dienstag, 20. März 2018 09:44
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Kyriakides R et al, 2017: Effect of music on outpatient urological procedures: A systematic review and meta-analysis from European section of Uro-technology (ESUT).

Kyriakides R, Jones P, Geraghty R, Skolarikos A, Liatsikos E, Traxer O, Pietropaolo A, Somani BK.
Foundation trainee, Clinical Fellow, Foundation trainee, Associate Professor of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust, UK.
Associate Professor of Urology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 2(nd) Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens - Greece.
Associate Professor of Urology, Patras University, Department of Urology, Patra - Greece.
Professor, Tenon Hospital, Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris, France; Group Recherche Clinique Lithiase No. 20, Paris, France.

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That music during SWL can divert the patient’s attention from an unpleasant treatment situation has been observed in several clini... Weiterlesen
Montag, 19. März 2018 13:42
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Sabharwal S et al, 2017: A prospective randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial to assess the effect of diuretics on shockwave lithotripsy of calculi.

Sabharwal S, Jeyaseelan L, Panda A, Gnanaraj L, Kekre NS, Devasia A.
Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.
2Department of Biostatistics, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.

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A proper, well done study with a small number of cases based on the presumption that the difference between the two groups would b... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 16. März 2018 09:39
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Pietropaolo A et al, 2017: Trends of intervention for paediatric stone disease over the last two decades (2000-2015): A systematic review of literature.

Pietropaolo A, Proietti S, Jones P, Rangarajan K, Aboumarzouk O, Giusti G, Somani BK.
University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust, Southampton, UK.
Raffaele Hospital, Ville Turro Division, Milan, Italy.
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Glasgow, UK.

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It is generally assumed that the number of publications on different methods for stone removal reflects how frequently the differe... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 15. März 2018 13:31
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Gezginci E et al, 2017: Comparison of Two Different Distraction Methods Affecting the Level of Pain and Anxiety during Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Gezginci E, Iyigun E, Yalcin S, Bedir S, Ozgok IY.
University of Health Sciences, Gulhane Training and Research Hospital, Department of Urology, Ankara, Turkey.
University of Health Sciences, Gulhane School of Nursing, Ankara, Turkey.
University of Turkish Aeronautical Association, Board of Trustees, Ankara, Turkey.

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In this study “no patients were administered any type of analgesic drug before and during ESWL”. No surprise that the mean (SD) pa... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 14. März 2018 09:34
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Ahn JS et al, 2017: National Imaging Trends After Ureteroscopic or Shockwave Lithotripsy For Nephrolithiasis

Ahn JS, Holt S, May P, Harper JD.
Department of Urology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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America runs way behind with the use of sonographic imaging. It’s good to see that this imaging technique, which is urological rou... Weiterlesen
Montag, 12. März 2018 13:46
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Cevik B et al, 2017: Procedural sedation and analgesia for pediatric shock wave lithotripsy: a 10 year experience of single institution.

Cevik B, Tuncer M, Erkal KH, Eryildirim B, Sarica K.
Dr. Lütfi Kirdar Training and Research Hospital, Anesthesiology and Reanimation Clinic, Şemsi Denizer caddesi, 34865, Cevizli-Kartal, Istanbul, Turkey.

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A good study with clear cut information for everyday use.
Freitag, 09. März 2018 13:42
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Kalyvianakis D et al, 2017: Low-Intensity Shockwave Therapy Improves Hemodynamic Parameters in Patients With Vasculogenic Erectile Dysfunction: A Triplex Ultrasonography-Based Sham-Controlled Trial.

Kalyvianakis D, Hatzichristou D.
Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece, Thessaloniki, Greece.

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A good study by a group being involved in that matter since years. Hatzichristou D. Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Waves Thera... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 07. März 2018 13:38
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Durmuş G et al, 2017: Assessment of electrocardiographic parameters in adult patients undergoing extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy.

Durmuş G, Kalyoncuoğlu M, Karataş MB, Çanga Y, Öztürk S, Özal E, Çakıllı Y, Kırış T, Güngör B, Alper AT, Can MM, Bolca O.
Department of Cardiology, Haseki Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey.

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11 cardiologist writing about the differences between pre- and post-ESWL ECGs in 40 patients treated in 4 different clinics during... Weiterlesen
Montag, 05. März 2018 13:33
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Schregel C et al, 2017: Influence of acetylsalicylic acid and low-molecular weight heparins on the formation of renal hematoma after shock wave lithotripsy.

Schregel C, John H, Randazzo M, Keller I.
Department of Urology, Kantonsspital Winterthur, Brauerstrasse 15, 8401, Winterthur, Switzerland.

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The basis of this publication is very week and does not allow any sound conclusions regarding the frequency of renal hematomas aft... Weiterlesen
Freitag, 02. März 2018 14:19
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Raheem OA et al, 2017: Burden of Urolithiasis: Trends in Prevalence, Treatments, and Costs.

Raheem OA, Khandwala YS, Sur RL, Ghani KR, Denstedt JD.
Department of Urology, University of California San Diego Health, San Diego, CA, USA.
University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA.
Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.
Department of Surgery, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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In the section focusing on therapy selection and costs the authors state: “Management trends for urolithiasis in Europe vary becau... Weiterlesen
Donnerstag, 01. März 2018 13:18
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Zou ZJ et al, 2017: Short-term efficacy and safety of low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy in erectile dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Zou ZJ, Tang LY, Liu ZH, Liang JY, Zhang RC, Wang YJ, Tang YQ, Gao R, Lu YP.
Department of Urology, Institute of Urology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, P.R. China.
Department of Urology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, P.R. China.

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Low-intensity ESWT for erectile dysfunction is currently intensively discussed in the literature. This article is a review (n=15) ... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 28. Februar 2018 09:46
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Fode M et al, 2017: Low-intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction: is the evidence strong enough?

Fode M, Hatzichristodoulou G, Serefoglu EC, Verze P,Albersen M on behalf of the Young Academic Urologists Men’s Health Group Young Academic Urologists Men's Health Group.

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One decisive sentence is: “Thus, Li‑ESWT is the only currently marketed treatment for ED that might offer a cure, which is the mo... Weiterlesen
Montag, 26. Februar 2018 13:14
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Chiang BJ et al, 2017: The efficacy of extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy for symptomatic ureteral stones: Predictors of treatment failure without the assistance of computed tomography.

Chiang BJ, Liao CH, Lin YH.
Department of Life Science, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Cardinal Tien Hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Fu-Jen Catholic University, New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

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In this report the authors studied the outcome of SWL for ureteral stones without imaging with NCCT. Instead they used KUB and IVP... Weiterlesen
Mittwoch, 21. Februar 2018 09:38
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