Gabrigna Berto F. et al., 2023:A population-based retrospective cohort study of surgical trends and outcomes of pediatric urolithiasis in Ontario, Canada (2002-2019).

Gabrigna Berto F, Wang P, McClure JA, Bjazevic J, Golomb D, Filler G, Diaz-Gonzalez de Ferris M, Welk B, Razvi H, Dave S.
Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.
Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; Division of Pediatric Surgery and Division of Urology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.
Department of Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada.
Urology Department, Assuta Ashdod Hospital, Ashdod, Israel.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.
Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.
Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; Division of Pediatric Surgery and Division of Urology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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Gökce MI. et al., 2023: Patient compliance for metabolic evaluation and medical treatment (CoMET) in calcium-oxalate stone patients: prospective study by EULIS eCORE study group.

Gökce Mİ, Güven S, Petkova K, Tefik T, İbiş MA, Sönmez G, Gadzhiev N, Kiremit MC, Karagöz MA, Villa L, Sarıca K.
Department of Urology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Sancak Mahallesi Turan Güneş Bulvarı, 39/23, Çankaya, 06550, Ankara, Turkey.
Department of Urology, NEÜ Meram Medicine Faculty, Konya, Turkey.
Department of Urology and Nephrology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria.
Department of Urology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Sancak Mahallesi Turan Güneş Bulvarı, 39/23, Çankaya, 06550, Ankara, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Prof. Dr. Cemil Tascıoglu City Hospital Training and Research Hospital, University of Health Sciences, Ankara, Turkey.
Division of Experimental Oncology/Unit of Urology, Urological Research Institute, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy.
Department of Urology, Biruni University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.

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Fadallah M. et al., 2023: The Ideal Interval Between Repeated Shockwaves Lithotripsy Sessions for Renal Stones: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Fadallah M, Abdelhalim A, Hashem A, Mortada WI, Ibrahim HAM, Sheir KZ, Harraz AM, El-Kenawy MR, El-Nahas AR
Urology Department, Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt.
Department of Urology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA.
Laboratory Department, Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt.

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Golomb D. et al., 2023: A retrospective cohort study, analyzing trends in management of upper urinary tract stones in the adult Israeli population.

Golomb D, Cooper A, Raz O.
Department of Urology, Assuta Ashdod University Hospital, Ashdod, Israel.
Clalit Health Services, Central District, Israel.

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Saleem N. et al., 2023: Timing of ERCP after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for large main pancreatic duct stones.

Saleem N, Patel F, Watkins JL, McHenry L, Easler JJ, Fogel EL, Gromski MA, Lehman GA, Sherman S, Tong Y, Bick BL.
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 University Blvd, Suite UH1602, Indianapolis, IN, 46202-5250, USA.
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 University Blvd, Suite UH1602, Indianapolis, IN, 46202-5250, USA.
Department of Biostatistics and Health Data Science, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA.

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Qin CP. et al., 2023: [Diagnosis and treatment of four cases of asymptomatic and non-hydrous ureteral calculi].

Qin CP, Wang F, DU YQ, Zhang XW, Li Q, Liu SJ, Xu T.
Department of Urology, Peking Univesity People's Hospital, Beijing 100044, China.

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Basuguy E. et al., 2023: Effectiveness of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in urolithiasis patients under 2 years of age.

Basuguy E, Önen A, Azizoğlu M, Okur MH, Aydoğdu B, Arslan S.
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Medical Faculty of Dicle University, Diyarbakir.
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Balıkesir University Medical School, Balıkesir. Turkey.

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Yi JH. et al., 2023: Adverse events of pancreatic extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy: a literature review.

Yi JH, Li ZS, Hu LH.
Department of Gastroenterology, Shanghai Changhai Hospital, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai, 200433, China.
Department of Gastroenterology, Shanghai Changhai Hospital, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai, 200433, China.
Department of Gastroenterology, Shanghai Changhai Hospital, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai, 200433, China.

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Mosquera Seoane L. et al., 2023: Technological innovations in shock wave lithotripsy.

Mosquera Seoane L, Ortiz Salvador JB, Budia Alba A, Perez Fentes DA.
Servicio de Urología, Complexo Hospitalario Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruña,España.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario y Politécnico La Fe, Valencia, Espana.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario y Politécnico La Fe, Valencia, Espana.

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Nedbal C. et al., 2023: Trends of 'Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Virtual Reality and Radiomics in Urolithiasis' over the last 30 years (1994-2023) as published in the literature (PubMed): a Comprehensive review.

Nedbal C, Cerrato C, Jahrreiss V, Pietropaolo A, Galosi AB, Castellani D, Somani BK.
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, 7425, Urology, Southampton, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland;
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, 7425, Urology, Southampton, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland;
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trum.st, 7425, Urology, Southampton, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland;
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, 7425, Urology, Southampton, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland;
Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti di Ancona Umberto I G M Lancisi G Salesi, 18494, Urology, Via Conca, Ancona, Marche, Italy, I-60100.
Polytechnic University of Marche, 9294, Ancona, Italy, 60121;
AOU Ospedali Riuniti di Ancona, 18494, via conca 71, Ancona, Italy, 60126;
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, 7425, Urology, Southampton, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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TPS in the media: Italian TV station visits STORZ MEDICAL

TPS in the media: Italian TV station visits STORZ MEDICAL

A team from the Italian television station Business24 visited STORZ MEDICAL at its head office in Tägerwilen. The renowned TV presenter Anna Falchi interviewed STORZ MEDICAL employees Alessandro Saccucci, Head of »Office Line« Sales and Dr Dilana Hazer-Rau, Neurology Product Manager,...

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Pipal DK. et al. 2023: A huge staghorn renal stone: Is there still a need for open surgery to protect against further damage to the kidney? A case report.

Pipal DK, Jain S, Biswas P.
Department of General Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4162-86
Arihant Hospital, Bhilwara, Rajasthan, India.

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Vo AK. et al., 2023: Measuring quality of life in patients with kidney stone disease: is it the future in endourology?

Vo AK, Somani BK, Ulvik Ø, Beisland C, Seitz C, Juliebø-Jones P.
Department of Urology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton, UK.
Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway.
Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria.

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Snicorius M. et al., 2023: A Prospective Study on the Impact of Clinical Factors and Adjusted Triple D System for Success Rate of ESWL.

Snicorius M, Drevinskaitė M, Miglinas M, Čekauskas A, Urbonienė V, Bandzevičiūtė R, Čeponkus J, Šablinskas V, Želvys A.
Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, 03225 Vilnius, Lithuania.
Institute of Chemical Physics, Faculty of Physics, Vilnius University, 10222 Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Almeras C. et al., 2023: 2022 Recommendations of the AFU Lithiasis Committee: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL).

Almeras C, Abid N, Meria P; lithiasis committee of the French Association of Urology (CLAFU).
UroSud, clinique La Croix du Sud, Quint-Fonsegrives, Paris, France. Electronic
Edouard Herriot Hospital, Department of Urology and Transplantation Surgery, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France.
Service d'urologie, hôpital Saint-Louis, AP-HP-Centre Université Paris Cité, Paris, France.

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Pauchard F. et al., 2023: Patient's preferences: an unmet need by current urolithiasis guidelines: a systematic review.

Pauchard F, Ventimiglia E, Traxer O.
Urology Department, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Viña del Mar, Chile.
Progressive Endourological Association for Research and Leading Solutions (PEARLS), Paris, France.
Division of Experimental Oncology/Unit of Urology, URI, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy.
Progressive Endourological Association for Research and Leading Solutions (PEARLS), Paris, France.
GRC n820, Groupe de Recherche Clinique sur la Lithiase Urinaire, Hôpital Tenon, Sorbonne Université, Paris, France.
Service d'Urologie, Assistance-Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpital Tenon, Sorbonne Université, 4 rue de la Chine, 75020, Paris, France.

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Brain E. et al., 2023: Does pre-stenting influence outcomes of shockwave lithotripsy? A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Brain E, Geraghty RM, Tzelves L, Mourmouris P, Chatzikrachtis N, Karavitakis M, Skolarikos A, Somani BK.
Newcastle Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.
Department of Urology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.
Institute of Genetic Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.
Department of Urology, Sismanogleio Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton, Southampton, UK.

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Owen K. et al., 2023: Role of Noncontrast Computed Tomography Parameters in Predicting the Outcome of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy for Upper Urinary Stones Cases: A Meta-analysis.

Owen K, Joe W, Ivander A, Palgunadi IN, Adhyatma KP.
Bangli General Hospital, Bangli, Indonesia (K.O.). Electronic address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Regional Public Hospital dr.M. Thomsen Nias, Gunungsitoli, Indonesia (W.J.).
Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia (A.I.).
Urology Division, Bangli General Hospital, Bangli, Indonesia (I.P.).
Department of Surgery, Urology Division, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia (K.P.A).

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Chew BH. 2023: International Alliance of Urolithiasis Guideline on Shockwave Lithotripsy

Guohua Zeng, Wen Zhong, Christian G. Chaussy, et al.
Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Electronic

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Mesbah Kiaei M. et al., 2023: Comparison of the Effectiveness of Dexmedetomidine-Ketamine and Midazolam-Ketamine Regimens in Sedation of Children Treated with Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy.

Mesbah Kiaei M, Movassaghi G, Mohaghegh Dolatabadi M, Zamani MM, Ahmadi H.
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine, Hasheminejad Kidney Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Anesthesiologist, School of Medicine, Hasheminejad Kidney Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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Fentoukh MK. et al., 2023: Unusual complication after shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) for a renal stone: A subcapsular hepatic hematoma. A case report and review of literature.

Fentoukh MK, Alqahtani AA, Salih AA, Koko AH.
Department of Urology, Armed Forces Hospital, King Abdulaziz Air Base, Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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Mahesvara IBGA. et al., 2023: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy-induced renal blunt trauma in young adult patient: A case report.

Mahesvara IBGA, Suarsana IW, Kirana NLJ, Putra IBOW.
Wangaya General Hospital, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia.

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Nakamae Y. et al., 2023: AI prediction of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy outcomes for ureteral stones by machine learning-based analysis with a variety of stone and patient characteristics.

Nakamae Y, Deguchi R, Nemoto M, Kimura Y, Yamashita S, Kohjimoto Y, Hara I.
Graduate School of Biology-Oriented Science and Technology, Kindai University, Kinokawa City, Japan.
Department of Urology, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Japan.
Graduate School of Biology-Oriented Science and Technology, Kindai University, Kinokawa City, Japan.
Faculty of Biology-Oriented Science and Technology, Kindai University, 930 Nishimitani, Kinokawa City, Wakayama, 649-6493, Japan.
Faculty of Informatics, Kindai University, Higashiosaka, Japan.

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Pietropaolo A. et al., 2023: Worldwide trends of practice and intervention in paediatric endourology: comparison of European versus Non-European responses.

Pietropaolo A, Geraghty R, Griffin S, Skolarikos A, Seitz C, Bujons A, Sriprasad S, Subramonian S, Smith D, Contreras P, Bernardo N, Esperto F, Emiliani E, De Coninck V, Tailly T, Keller EX, Talso M, Tonyali S, Sener ET, Hameed BZ, Tzelves L, Ventimiglia E, Juliebø-Jones P, Mykoniatis I, Tsaturyan A, Bres-Niewada E, Somani BK.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom.
EAU Young Academic Urologists (YAU) Urolithiasis and Endourology Working Group Arnhem, Arnhem, Netherlands.
Department of Urology, Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, United Kingdom.
Department of Paediatric Urology, University Hospitals Southampton, NHS Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom.
Department of Urology, Sismanogleio Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece.
Department of Urology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
Department of Urology, Fundación Puigvert, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.
Department of Urology, Darent Valley Hospital, Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust, Dartford, United Kingdom.
Department of Urology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, Brimingham, United Kingdom.
Institute of Urology, University College Hospital London, London, United Kingdom.
Department of Urology, Hospital Alemán de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Department of Urology, Hospital del Clinicas Jose de San Martin, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Department of Urology, Campus Biomedico University of Rome, Rome, Italy.
Department of Urology, AZ Klina, Brasschaat, Belgium.
University Hospital Ghent, Department of Urology, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Department of Urology, University hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Department of Urology, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Milano, Italy.
Department of Urology, Istanbul University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Father Muller Medical College, Karnataka, India.
Division of Experimental Oncology, Unit of Urology, Urological Research Institute, IRCCS, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy.
Department of Urology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway.
Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.
Department of Urology, Erebouni Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia.
Department of Urology, Roefler Memorial Hospital, Pruszków, Poland.
Faculty of Medicine, Łazarski University, Warsaw, Poland.

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Sevim M. et al., 2023: Could twinkling artifact be a parameter in predicting the success of shock wave lithotripsy? A prospective study.

Sevim M, Alkis O, Kartal İG, Kazan HO, Sonmez OY, Korkmaz M, Aras B.
Department of Urology, Kutahya Health Sciences University, Faculty of Medicine, Kutahya, Turkey.
Department of Radiology, Kutahya Health Sciences University, Faculty of Medicine, Kutahya, Turkey.

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Robinson JW. et al., 2023: Performance of brushite plaster as kidney stone phantoms for laser lithotripsy.

Robinson JW, Marom R, Ghani KR, Roberts WW, Matzger AJ.
Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA.
Division of Endourology, Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA.
Department of Urology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA.
Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA.
Macromolecular Science and Engineering Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA.

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Shaping the future of urology: STORZ MEDICAL at the EAU Congress 2024

Shaping the future of urology: STORZ MEDICAL at the EAU Congress 2024

From the 5 to the 8 of April 2024, Paris was transformed into the meeting centre for healthcare professionals in urology worldwide: With the EAU Congress, the leading European professional association provided a forum in which the key players of the...

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Mahar NA. et al., 2023: Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Anomalous Kidney.

Mahar NA, Qureshi HH, Mustafa G, Memon MM, Kalwar SR, Sultan G.
Department of Urology, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Rashidi E. et al., 2023: Machine Learning Models for Predicting the Type and Outcome of Ureteral Stones Treatments.

Rashidi E, Langarizadeh M, Sayadi M, Sarkarian M.
Department of Health Information Management, School of Health Management and Information Sciences, Iran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran.
2Department of Computer Engineering, Technical and Vocational University (TVU), Tehran, Iran.
3Department of Urology, Golestan Hospital, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran.

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Jiang C. et al., 2023: Therapeutic effects of Chinese herbal medicines for treatment of urolithiasis: A review.

Jiang C, Wang L, Wang Y, Xu R, Yang H, Peng J.
Division of Nephrology, National Clinical Research Center for Chinese Medicine Acupuncture and Moxibustion, First Teaching Hospital of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tianjin 300384, China.
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Nephrology Research and Training Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 35294, United States.
Department of Urology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 35294, United States.

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Bhatti KH. et al., 2023: Efficacy of sexual intercosurse in the spontaneous passage of distal or intramural ureteral stones: a randomsized controlled trial.

Bhatti KH, Bapir R, Bhatti WS, Muhammad HM, Abdullah HO, Abdalla BA, Channa AA, Rahim HM, Cheema NA, Sohail N, Gomha FS, Fattah FH, Ahmed NHA, Aghaways I, Kakamad FH.
Urology Department, City Hospital, Pakpattan.
Department of Urology, Surgical Teaching Hospital.
Smart Health Tower, Madam Mitterand Street.
Kscien Organization for Scientific Research (Middle East Office), Hamid Street, Azadi Mall, Sulaimani, Kurdistan.
Department of the Urology and Renal Transplantation, Government Institute of Medical Science (GIMS), Gambat, Pakistan.
College of Medicine, University of Sulaimani, Madam Mitterrand Street.
Islam Medical and Dental College.
Department of Medical Laboratory Science, College of Health Sciences, University of Human Development.
Urology Department, Amina Hospital, Sialkot.
Al Ramadi Teaching Hospital, Al Anbar/Ramadi City, Iraq.

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Interview with Paul Hobrough – exploring the power of shock waves in physiotherapy

Interview with Paul Hobrough – exploring the power of shock waves in physiotherapy

In recent years, Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) has established itself as a non-invasive and innovative method for treating a variety of musculoskeletal disorders. We sat down with Paul Hobrough, a seasoned physiotherapist with over 15 years of experience in shock...

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Liang J. et al., 2023: Factors influencing the efficacy of ultrasound-guided extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy in the treatment of ureteral stones: a retrospective study.

Liang J, Xie L, Gao H, Yang R, Liu J, Liu C.
Department of Urology, Tianjin Institute of Urology, The Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Pingjiang Road 23, He Xi District, Tianjin, China.
Department of Urology, Tianjin Institute of Urology, The Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Pingjiang Road 23, He Xi District, Tianjin, China.

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Chiang YT. et al., 2023: Ultrasound-guided extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy with minimal x-ray exposure prevented genitourinary tract injury patients with urolithiasis in Taiwan.

Chiang YT, Chen SM, Tsui HM, Juang HH, Lin CW, Chiang MH, Liu CH, Hu SW, Kao WT, Chen KC, Tzou KY, Wu CC, Wu WL, Tsui KH.
Department of Urology, Shuang Ho Hospital, School of Medicine, College of Medical, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, Heping Campus, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.
Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan.
Clinical Metabolomics Core Laboratory, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan.
Department of Urology, Shuang Ho Hospital, Shuang Ho Cancer Center, Taipei Cancer Center, School of Medicine, College of Medical, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan.

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Lasorsa F. et al., 2023: Management of Pediatric Urolithiasis in an Italian Tertiary Referral Center: A Retrospective Analysis.

Lasorsa F, Caliolo C, Silecchia A, Laricchiuta N, Raguso M, Ditonno P, Lucarelli G.
Department of Precision and Regenerative Medicine and Ionian Area-Urology, Andrology and Kidney Transplantation Unit, University of Bari "Aldo Moro", 70124 Bari, Italy.
Urologic Pediatric Surgery Unit, Pediatric Hospital "Giovanni XXIII", 70124 Bari, Italy.

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Wani M. et al., 2023: Challenges and options for management of stones in anomalous kidneys: a review of current literature.

Wani M, Mohamed AHA, Brown G, Sriprasad S, Madaan S.
Department Of Urology, Cardiff, and Vale University Health Board, Cardiff, UK.
Canterbury Christ Church University Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences, Chatham, UK.
Department of Urology, Dartford, and Gravesham NHS Trust, Dartford, UK.
Department of Urology, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Rhondda Cynon Taff, UK.
Department of Urology, Dartford, and Gravesham NHS Trust, Darent Valley Hospital, Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, DA2 8DA, UK.
Canterbury Christ Church University Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences, Chatham ME4 4UF, UK.

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CSWT workshop and press conference in Prague

CSWT workshop and press conference in Prague

A workshop and press conference on cardiac shock wave therapy (CSWT) took place on 15 March 2024 at the Fyzioklinika in Prague. The Fyzioklinika is the first clinic in the Czech Republic to use the MODULITH® SLC for non-invasive treatment of...

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Patel R. et al., 2023: Five historical innovations that have shaped modern urological surgery.

Patel R, Desai C, Acharya R, Raveshia D, Shah S, Panesar H, Patel N, Singh R.J
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Shrewsbury and Telford Trust, The Princess Royal Hospital, Apley Castle, Telford, UK.
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, UK.
Department of Urology, Walsall Manor Hospital, Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust, Walsall, UK.
Department of Intensive Care, Heartlands Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK.
Department of General Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK.
Department of Otolaryngology, The Princess Royal Hospital, Apley Castle, Telford, UK.
Hull York Medical School, York, UK.

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Kachkoul R. et al., 2023: Urolithiasis: History, epidemiology, aetiologic factors and management.

Kachkoul R, Touimi GB, El Mouhri G, El Habbani R, Mohim M, Lahrichi A.Malays J
Higher Institute of Nursing Professions and Health Techniques, Fez 30000, Morocco.
Euromed research center, Euromed faculty of medicine, Euromed University of Fes (UEMF), 30 030, Meknes Road, Campus UEMF, BP51, Fez, Morocco.
University Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Laboratory of Biochemistry, Road of Sidi Harazem, Fez, Morocco.
University Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Laboratory of Molecular Bases in Human Pathology and Therapeutic Tools, Road of Sidi Harazem, Fez, Morocco.

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Okada T. et al., 2023: Quality of life after urinary stone surgery based on Japanese Wisconsin Stone Quality of Life questionnaire: multicenter analysis from SMART study group

Okada T, Hamamoto S, Taguchi K, Okada S, Inoue T, Ando R, Okada A, Yasui T; SMART study group.
Department of Nephro-urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, 467-8601, Japan.
Department of Nephro-urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 1 Kawasumi, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, 467-8601, Japan.
Department of Urology, Gyotoku General Hospital, Chiba, Japan.
Department of Urology, Hara Genitourinary Hospital, Hyogo, Japan

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Wu G. et al., 2023: Analysis of the Efficacy and Safety of PCNL and ESWL in Patients with Complicated Upper Urinary Tract Renal Calculi.

Wu G, Ying X, Shen C, Gao K, Ren Y, Luo Z.

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Tandan M. et al., 2023: Management of Pancreatic Duct Stones: Extracorporeal Approach

Tandan M, Pal P, Reddy DN.
Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, 6-3-661, Somajiguda, Hyderabad, TG 500082, India.
Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, 6-3-661, Somajiguda, Hyderabad, TG 500082, India

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Li Y. et al., 2023: Effect of external physical vibration lithecbole in obese patients with lower pole stones

Li Y, Lv J.
Department of Urology, The Affiliated Jiangning Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China.

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He KJ. et al., 2023: Experience of high polymer gel pad assisted ultrasound monitoring in the treatment of infant urolithiasis during extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.

He KJ, Jin LL, Hu LZ, Yan X.
Pediatric Urolith Center, National Clinical Research Center for Child Health, Children's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, 310000, Zhejiang, China.
Department of Urology, Pediatric Urolith Center, National Clinical Research Center for Child Health, Children's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, 310000, Zhejiang, China.
Department of Urology, Pediatric Urolith Center, National Clinical Research Center for Child Health, Children's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, 310000, Zhejiang, China.

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Panthier F. et al., 2023: How to estimate stone volume and its use in stone surgery: a comprehensive review

Panthier F, Kutchukian S, Ducousso H, Doizi S, Solano C, Candela L, Corrales M, Chicaud M, Traxer O, Hautekeete S, Tailly T.
Grupo de Investigación Clínica en Litiasis Urinaria, Hospital Tenon, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, Asistencia Pública Hospitales de París, Hospital Tenon, Universidad de La Sorbona, Paris, France. Electronic
Grupo de Investigación Clínica en Litiasis Urinaria, Hospital Tenon, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, Asistencia Pública Hospitales de París, Hospital Tenon, Universidad de La Sorbona, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario de Poitiers, Poitiers, France.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario de Poitiers, Poitiers, France.
Grupo de Investigación Clínica en Litiasis Urinaria, Hospital Tenon, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, Asistencia Pública Hospitales de París, Hospital Tenon, Universidad de La Sorbona, Paris, France.
Grupo de Investigación Clínica en Litiasis Urinaria, Hospital Tenon, Paris, France; Universidad de La Sorbona, París, Francia; Servicio de Endourología, Uroclin SAS Medellín, Colombia.
Grupo de Investigación Clínica en Litiasis Urinaria, Hospital Tenon, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, Asistencia Pública Hospitales de París, Hospital Tenon, Universidad de La Sorbona, Paris, France; Divisiónde Oncología Experimental, Unidad de Urología, URI. IRCCS Hospital San Raffaele, Universidad Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milán, Italy.
Grupo de Investigación Clínica en Litiasis Urinaria, Hospital Tenon, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, Asistencia Pública Hospitales de París, Hospital Tenon, Universidad de La Sorbona, Paris, France; Servicio de Urología, CHU Limoges, Limoges, France.
Servicio de Radiología, Hospital Universitario de Gante, Gante, Belgium.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario de Gante, Gante, Belgium.

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Minguez Ojeda et al., 2023: Is extracorporeal lithotripsy a first-line treatment for urinary stones today?

Minguez Ojeda C, Laso García I, López Curtis D, Duque Ruiz G, Mata Alcaraz M, Santiago González M, Artiles Medina A, Hevia Palacios M, Arias Fúnez F, Burgos Revilla FJ.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, IRYCIS, Madrid. Spain.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, IRYCIS, Madrid. Spain.

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Geraghty R. et al., 2023: Outcomes of Flexible Ureteroscopy vs Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy for Renal Stones in Paediatric Patients: An EAU Urolithiasis Guidelines Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Geraghty R, Lombardo R, Yuan C, Davis N, Tzelves L, Petrik A, Jung H, Gambaro G, Tailly T, Neisius A, Skolarikos A, Somani B.
Department of Urology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.
Sant 'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy.
Division of Gastroenterology & Cochrane UGPD Group, Department of Medicine, Health Sciences Center, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Department of Urology, Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland.
Department of Urology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Sismanogleio Hospital, Athens, Greece.
Department of Urology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic.
Department of Urology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.
Department of Urology, University Hospital of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium.
Department of Urology, Bruederkrankenhaus Trier, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Trier, Germany.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK.

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Alsmandi J. , 2023: Role of Patient Age and Stone Density in Predicting Outcomes of Shockwave Lithotripsy in Lower Ureteral Stones

Alsmadi J
Department of General Surgery and Anesthesia, Division of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, The Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan.

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Successful topping-out ceremony marks a further milestone for STORZ MEDICAL in Tägerwilen

Successful topping-out ceremony marks a further milestone for STORZ MEDICAL in Tägerwilen

STORZ MEDICAL AG celebrated another event in its company history on Wednesday, 21 February 2024. With its festive topping-out ceremony, the company celebrates construction of the new warehouse and administration building at its headquarters in Tägerwilen, Switzerland. This step underlines the...

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Manzoor H. et al., 2023: Renal Extracorporeal Lithotripsy

Manzoor H, Saikali SW.
Mayo Hospital Lahore
Clemenceau Medical Center

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Somiya S. et al., 2023: Extremely slow, half-number shockwave lithotripsy for ureteral stones

Somiya S, Koterazawa S, Ito K, Haitani T, Yamada H, Kanno T.
Department of Urology, Ijinkai Takeda General Hospital, 28-1 Ishida Moriminami-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, 601-1495, Japan.
Department of Urology, Ijinkai Takeda General Hospital, 28-1 Ishida Moriminami-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, 601-1495, Japan.

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Kaynak Y. et al., 2023: Long-term effects of combination treatment comprising low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy and tadalafil for patients with erectile dysfunction: a retrospective study

Kaynak Y, Gruenwald I.
Urology Clinic of Private Umit Visnelik Hospital, Eskişehir, Turkey.
Neuro-Urology Unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel.

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Geraghty RM. et al., 2023: Best Practice in Interventional Management of Urolithiasis: An Update from the European Association of Urology Guidelines Panel for Urolithiasis 2022

Geraghty RM, Davis NF, Tzelves L, Lombardo R, Yuan C, Thomas K, Petrik A, Neisius A, Türk C, Gambaro G, Skolarikos A, Somani BK
Department of Urology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK; Institute of Genetic Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.
Department of Urology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9, Co Dublin, Ireland; Department of Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI), Dublin, Ireland.
Department of Urology, Sismanogleio Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece.
Sant 'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy.
Division of Gastroenterology & Cochrane UGPD Group, Department of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.
Department of Urology, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK.
Department of Urology, Region Hospital, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic; Department of Urology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic.
Department of Urology, Bruederkrankenhaus Trier, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Trier, Germany.
Department of Urology, Hospital of the Sisters of Charity, Vienna, Austria.
Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.
Department of Urology, Sismanogleio Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece. Electronic
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK

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Chen HT. et al., 2023: Efficacy of acupuncture for pain relief in patients receiving extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled studies

Chen HT, Hung KC, Hsu YC, Kuo JR, Chang YJ, Chen IW, Sun CK.
Department of Chinese Medicine, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan.
Department of Anesthesiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan.
Department of Neurosurgery, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan.
Department of Medical Research, Chi Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan.
Department of Recreation and Health-Care Management, College of Recreation and Health Management, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Tainan, Taiwan.
Department of Anesthesiology, Chi Mei Medical Center, Liouying, Tainan, Taiwan.
Department of Emergency Medicine, E-Da Hospital, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.
School of Medicine for International Students, College of Medicine, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.

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Alcoba García MDP. et al., 2023: Is Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy a Treatment Option for Renal Colic?

Alcoba García MDP, Bueno Serrano G, Tabares Jiménez J, González López R, Coloma Ruíz L, González Enguita C.
Department of Urology, Jiménez Díaz Foundation Hospital, 28040 Madrid, Spain.

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Remondini T. et al., 2023: Survey of the quality and origins of websites on penile low-intensity shockwave therapy in Canada

Abstract Introduction: The aim of this study was to establish the quality of patient-facing websites advertising low-intensity shockwave therapy (LISWT) for erectile dysfunction (ED) and Peyronie's disease (PD) patients in Canada. Methods: Canadian websites offering LIWST for ED or PD were...

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Zabkowski T. et al., 2023: Analysis of Nephrolithiasis Treatment in Highest Reference Hospital-Occurrence of Acromegaly in the Study Group

Ząbkowski T, Durma AD, Grabińska A, Michalczyk Ł, Saracyn M.
Department of Urology, Military Institute of Medicine-National Research Institute, 02-637 Warsaw, Poland.
Department of Endocrinology and Radioisotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine-National Research Institute, 02-637 Warsaw, Poland.
Urology Department, District Hospital, 26-900 Kozienice, Poland.

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Law YXT. et al., 2023: Law YXT, Kesavan A, Loke W, Chua WJ, Tai BC, Shen L, Tiong HY, Chen WJK.

Law YXT, Kesavan A, Loke W, Chua WJ, Tai BC, Shen L, Tiong HY, Chen WJK.
Department of Urology, National University Hospital, National University Health System, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 8, Singapore, 119228, Singapore. Department of Urology, National University Hospital, National University Health System, 1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 8, Singapore, 119228, Singapore.
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore.
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore and National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore.
Biostatistics Unit, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore.

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Keser F. et al., 2023: The effect of bioelectric impedance analysis on the success of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy

Keser F, Culpan M, Cakici MC, Atis RG, Yildirim A.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Istanbul Goztepe Prof. Dr. Suleyman Yalcin City Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Sisli Memorial Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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Duan WX. et. al., 2023: [Effect of pancreatic extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy on chronic pancreatitis stones]

Duan WX, Wei WZ, Yang X, Gao Q, Chen J, Wu Z, Wang Z.
Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710061, China.
Department of Urology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710061, China.

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Mohamed ER. et al., 2023: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for treatment of large pediatric renal pelvic stone burden more than 2 cm

Mohamed ER, Elmogazy HM, Zanaty AK, Elsharkawi AM, Riad AM, Badawy AA.
Urology Department, Sohag Faculty of Medicine, Sohag University, Sohag, Egypt. Electronic
Urology Department, Sohag Faculty of Medicine, Sohag University, Sohag, Egypt.

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Maiti K. et al., 2023: Low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy for Peyronie's disease: An Indian experience

Maiti K, Srivastava SK, Pal DK.
Department of Urology, IPGME and R and SSKM Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

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Bağcı U. et al., 2023: Comparing the efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and ureteroscopic lithotripsy in the treatment of proximal ureteral stones in children: A retrospective study

Bağcı U, Dinçkal M, Tekin A, Kızılay F, Nazlı O, Ulman İ.
Department of Pediatric Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey.

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Sokouti M. et al., 2023: A systematic review and meta-analysis on the outcomes of extracorporeal shock wave compared to ureteroscopic lithotripsy for the treatment of ureteral stones.

Sokouti M, Sokouti M, Sokouti B.
Health Promotion Research Center, Tabriz Medical Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran.
Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Tabriz Medical Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran.
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
Biotechnology Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.

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Mata Alcaraz M. et al., 2023: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for lower calyx stones: predicting treatment success

Mata Alcaraz M, Laso García I, Mínguez Ojeda C, Artiles Medina A, Duque Ruiz G, Hevia Palacios M, Arias Fúnez F, Burgos Revilla FJ.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain.

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Cerrato C. et al., 2023: Shockwave Lithotripsy for De-Novo Urolithiasis after Kidney Transplantation: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Cerrato C, Jahrreiss V, Nedbal C, Ripa F, De Marco V, Monga M, Pietropaolo A, Somani B.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK.
Department of Urology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital, 1090 Vienna, Austria.
Urology Unit, School of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Università Politecnica delle Marche, 60121 Ancona, Italy.
Department of Urology, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Milano, 20122 Milan, Italy.
Department of Urology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata di Verona, 37126 Verona, Italy.
Department of Urology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92037, USA.
European Association of Urology-Young Academic Urologists (EAU-YAU), Urolithiasis and Endourology Working Group, NL-6803 AA Arnhem, The Netherlands.

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Kozub A. et al., 2023: Current trends in non-surgical management of Peyronie's disease-A narrative review

IIIrd Department of Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy, Maria Sklodowska-Curie National Research Institute of Oncology (MSCNRIO), Gliwice, Poland.
Department of Urology, Jagiellonian University, Collegium Medicum, Krakow, Poland.
Department of Urology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
Department of Urology and Urooncology, City Hospital, Gliwice, Poland.
Department of Urology, University of Tours, Tours, France.
Department of Urology, Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Madrid, Spain.
Department of Urology, Medical University of Silesia, Zabrze, Poland.
Department of Radiation Oncology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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Manzoor H. et al., 2023: Renal Extracorporeal Lithotripsy

Manzoor H, Saikali SW.
Mayo Hospital Lahore
Clemenceau Medical Center

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Ehemann J. et al., 2023: Rare vascular complication of ESWL pseudoaneurysm of arc of Buhler

Ehemann J, Kim JJY.
Urology, Gold Coast University Hospital, Southport, Queensland, Australia
Urology, Gold Coast University Hospital, Southport, Queensland, Australia

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Setthawong V. et al.,2023: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) versus percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) or retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) for kidney stones.

Setthawong V, Srisubat A, Potisat S, Lojanapiwat B, Pattanittum P. 
Department of Surgery, Lerdsin Hospital, Department of Medical Services, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Rangsit University, Bangkok, Thailand.
Institute of Medical Research and Technology Assessment, Dept of Medical Services, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand.
Bhumirajanagarindra Kidney Institute, Bangkok, Thailand.
Department of Surgery, Chiangmai University, Chiangmai, Thailand.
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Public Health, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand.

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Keskin SK et. al., 2023: Storz Medical Lithotripsy Index Predicts Success of Shock Wave Lithotripsy in Ureteric Stones.

Keskin SK, Spencer M, Turney B.
Oxford University Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust, Urology Department, UK. 
Oxford University Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust, Radiology Department, UK.
Oxford University Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust, Urology Department, UK.

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Sokmen D. et al., 2023: Efficacy and Safety of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy in the Treatment of Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome and Acquired Premature Ejaculation Patients

Sokmen D, Comez YI.
Androexpertise Clinic, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Memorial Bahcelievler Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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Hashmi S. et. al., 2023: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for pancreatic duct stones in patients with chronic pancreatitis: Are we underutilizing a new technology?

Departments of Surgery (Hashmi, Dushinski, Sutherland, Ball) and Medicine (Mohamed), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.
Departments of Surgery (Hashmi, Dushinski, Sutherland, Ball) and Medicine (Mohamed), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.

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ESWT for the treatment of dyspareunia and vulvodynia

ESWT for the treatment of dyspareunia and vulvodynia

We would like to present two very interesting randomised controlled studies that investigated the effect of ESWT in the treatment of indications in the field of sexual medicine. The first study1 evaluated the effect of ESWT in the treatment of dyspareunia...

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Güzel R. et al., 2023: Contemporary minimal invasive surgical management of stones in children

Department of Urology, Medistate Kavacık Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Medical School, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Medical School, Biruni University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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Ziaei Azarkhavarani F. et al., 2023: Effect of acupressure on pain among older female patients undergoing extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy: A randomized controlled clinical trial.

Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran.
Elderly Care Research Center, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran.
Nursing and Midwifery Care Research Center, Faculty of Nursing, Isfahan University of Medical sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Al-Zahra Hospital, Khorshid Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.

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Piana A. et al., 2023: Kidney stones in renal transplant recipients: A systematic review

Servicio de Urología, Hospital Romolo, Rocca di Neto, Italy; Departamento de Urología, Universidad de Turín, Turín, Italy.
Unidad de Uro-oncología y Trasplante Renal, Servicio de Urología, Fundación Puigvert, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona (UAB), Barcelona, Spain.
Servicio de Urología, Centro Médico de la Universidad de Toledo, Toledo, OH, United States.
Departamento de Urología, Universidad de Turín, Turín, Italy.
Servicio de Urología, Trasplante Renal y Andrología, Hospital Universitario de Rangueil, Toulouse, France.
Servicio de Urología y Trasplante Renal, Hospital Universitario La Concepción, Marsella, France.
Departmento de Medicina Experimental y Clínica, Universidad de Florencia, Florencia, Italy.
Sección de Urología, Servicio de Cirugía, Hospital Annunziata, Cosenza, Italy.
Servicio de Urología, Hospital Romolo, Rocca di Neto, Italy.

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Kim J. et al., 2023: A systematic review of postoperative outcomes of kidney stone surgery and meta-analysis of outcomes of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in individuals with spinal cord injury.

Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.
Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.
McMaster Institute of Urology, St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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Herout R. et al., 2023: Emergency treatment of symptomatic ureteral calculi: predictors of prolonged hospital stay.

Department of Urology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, 01307, Dresden, Germany.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, 01307, Dresden, Germany.

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Season’s greetings and a happy new year!

Season’s greetings and a happy new year!

At this special time of year, we want to thank you for the trust you have placed in us. This past year has taken us on an exciting journey, with many challenges but also plenty of successes. It’s with eager expectation...

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Sandoval-Salinas C. et al., 2022: Are Radial Pressure Waves Effective for the Treatment of Moderate or Mild to Moderate Erectile Dysfunction? A Randomized Sham Therapy Controlled Clinical Trial

Elexial research center, Bogotá, Colombia; Boston Medical Group, Bogotá, Colombia.
Elexial research center, Bogotá, Colombia; Boston Medical Group, Bogotá, Colombia.

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Daneshwar D. et al., 2023: Treatment of prostatitis with low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy (LI-ESWT)

Urology Clinic, Prince Court Medical Centre, 39, Jalan Kia Peng, 50450, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
MedCentral Consulting, International Youth Centre, Jalan Yaacob Latiff, Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras, 56000, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Yang SC. et al., 2023: Regenerative therapies for erectile dysfunction: the influence of direct-to-consumer marketing on patient interest.

Division of Andrology, Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA.

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Lund M. et al., 2023: Placebo-Controlled Study of Effects of Low-Energy Shockwave Therapy (LE-ESWT) on Erectile Tissue in a Diabetic Animal Model.

Department of Urology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark.
Department of Urology, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark.
Department of Urology, Imperial College National Health Service Trust, London, UK.
Department of Pathology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark.
Clinical Institute, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
Contributed equally.

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Kohada Y. et al., 2023: Long-term efficacy of penile rehabilitation with low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy for sexual and erectile function recovery following robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: a single-cohort pilot study

Department of Urology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan.
Shobara Redcross Hospital, Hiroshima 723-0013, Japan.
Chuden Hospital, Hiroshima 734-8530, Japan.

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Thomas J. et al., 2023: Stem-Cell, Shockwave, and Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy for the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction and Peyronie's Disease: A Survey of Clinics Across the US.

Desai Sethi Urology Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL.
Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL.
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL.
Desai Sethi Urology Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL.
Desai Sethi Urology Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL.

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Ji MH et al., 2023: Effect of adjunctive drug therapy on early expulsion of distal ureteral calculi after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy

Deparment of Urology Surgery, Civil Aviation General Hospital, Beijing 100123, China.
Department of Dermatology, Beijing Ningshe Medical Beauty Clinic, Beijing 100027, China.

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Weinberger JM. et al., 2022: Shock Wave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction: Marketing and Practice Trends in Major Metropolitan Areas in the United States.

Division of Andrology, Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California.

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Neymark Alexander Izrailevich et al., 2023: The use of intelligent analysis (IA) in determining the tactics of treating patients with nephrolithiasis.

Department of Urology and Nephrology, Altai State Medical University (Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education), Altai Krai, Russia.
FGBOU VO Krasnoyarsk State Medical University, Krasnoyarsk, Russia.
Institute for Urology and Reproductive Health, Sechenov University, Moscow, Russia.

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Hadisuyatmana S. et al., 2023: Non-medical and non-invasive interventions for erectile dysfunction in men with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A scoping review.

School of Psychology & Public Health, La Trobe University, Kingsbury Drive, Bundoora, Victoria, 3086, Australia.
Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga Indonesia, Kampus C Jln Mulyorejo, 60115, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia.
School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University of Australia, Kingsbury Drive, Bundoora, Victoria, 3086, Australia.
Honorary Fellow at La Trobe University of Australia, Kampus C Jln Mulyorejo, 60115, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia.
School of Nursing & Midwifery, La Trobe University of Australia, Kingsbury Drive, Bundoora, Victoria, 3086, Australia.
School of Engineering, La Trobe University of Australia, Kingsbury Drive, Bundoora, Victoria, 3086, Australia.
Bairnsdale Regional Health Service, Victoria, Australia, 122 Day St, Bairnsdale, VIC, 3875, Australia.

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Future Day at STORZ MEDICAL: Six children discover medical technology at STORZ MEDICAL

Future Day at STORZ MEDICAL: Six children discover medical technology at STORZ MEDICAL

STORZ MEDICAL invited a small but eager group of six school students to explore the world of medical technology on National Future Day held on 9 November 2023, under the motto »Girls and boys switch sides«. This special day offers children...

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Peng CX. et al., 2023: Efficacy of emergency extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in the treatment of ureteral stones: a meta-analysis.

Department of Urology, The Affiliated Hospital of Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, 310015, China.
School of Medicine, Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, 310016, China.

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White J. et al., 2023: A fragility index analysis of clinical trials evaluating low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction.

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Urology, Miami, FL, USA.
McGill University, Urology, Montreal, QC, Canada.
Wake Forrest University, Urology, Winston-Salem, NC, USA.
Florida International University, Undergraduate Education, Miami, FL, USA.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Urology, Miami, FL, USA.
John Hopkins University, Urology, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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Kaushik N. et al., 2023: Management of Pancreatic Calculi in Chronic Pancreatitis: A Review Article.

Surgery, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, IND.
Orthopedics and Traumatology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Science, Wardha, IND.
Otolaryngology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, IND.

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Rapid pain relief, high rate of satisfaction: New study describes the long-term outcomes of ESWT in patients with acute Peyronie's disease

Rapid pain relief, high rate of satisfaction: New study describes the long-term outcomes of ESWT in patients with acute Peyronie's disease

The aim of a new retrospective observational study1 by Spirito et al was to describe long-term outcomes of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) in patients with acute Peyronie's disease. The large patient population (194) and the long mean follow-up time of...

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Tsaturyan A. et al., 2023: Can shock wave lithotripsy lead to impaction of ureteral stones?. The perspective of the Young Academic Urologists (YAU) urolithiasis and endourology working party.

Department of Urology, Erebouni Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia.
Young Academic Urologists (YAU), Urolithiasis and Endourology Working Party, Arnhem, the Netherlands.
Department of Urology, Campus Bio-Medico University, Rome, Italy.
Department of Urology, University Hospital of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium.
Department of Urology, ASST Fatebenefratelli-Sacco, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.
Department of Urology, Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Türkiye.
Department of Urology, AZ Klina, Brasschaat, Belgium.
Young Academic Urologists (YAU), Urolithiasis and Endourology Working Party, Arnhem, the Netherlands 
Department of Urology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

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Koukas E. et al., 2023: Numerical investigation of shock-induced bubble collapse dynamics and fluid-solid interactions during shock-wave lithotripsy.

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics, School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, City University of London, Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB London, UK.
Department of Engineering, School of Physics Engineering and Computer Science (SPECS), University of Hertfordshire, College Lane Campus, AL10 9AB Hatfield, UK.
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics, School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, City University of London, Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB London, UK.

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Xiao K. et al., 2023: Which frequency is better for pediatric shock wave lithotripsy? Low intermediate or high: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Department of Urology/Institute of Urology, West China School of Medicine, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China.

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Monga M. et al., 2023: Prevalence of Stone Disease and Procedure Trends in the United States.

University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA.
Boston Scientific, Marlborough, MA.
Boston Scientific, Marlborough, MA.
Boston Scientific, Marlborough, MA.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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Tsaturyan A. et al., 2023: Endoscopic management of encrusted ureteral stents: outcomes and tips and tricks.

Department of Urology, University of Patras Medical School, Rio, 26500, Patras, Greece. 
Department of Urology, Erebouni Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia. 
Department of Urology, Unidade Local de Saúde de Matosinhos, Matosinhos, Portugal.
Department of Surgery and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.
Department of Urology, University of Patras Medical School, Rio, 26500, Patras, Greece.
Department of Anesthesiology and ICU, University of Patras, Patras, Greece.
Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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