Choudhary A. et al., 2019: A novel triple oral regime provides effective analgesia during extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy for renal stones

Choudhary A, Basu S, Sharma R, Gupta R, Das RK, Dey RK.
Department of Urology, R. G. Kar Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Department of Urology, Apex Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

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“Fragmentation was classified into complete ( 4-mm fragments), partial (4-mm fragments), and no fragmentation.” “Success was defin... Lire la suite
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Abid AF et al., 2019: Factors that affect outcome of pediatric shock waves lithotripsy with sedoanalgesia

Abid AF, Hussein NS, Mahdi BA
Department of Urology, Medical College, Al Yarmouk Hospital, Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq.

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How to treat children with urolithiasis is a matter of debate. The common opinion is that children cannot be treated with SWL with... Lire la suite
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Shirvani M. et al., 2019: Unilateral endogenous Candida endophthalmitis after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for a renal stone in an immunocompetent woman: a case report

Shirvani M, Hosseini S, Maalhagh M, Afarid M, Mirza-Khanlooi A, Mohaghegh S.
Poostchi Ophthalmology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

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This is an extremely rare complication. Of five cases reported in the literature in 2006, 2015 and 3 in 2017, 4 had a proven funga... Lire la suite
jeudi 13 juin 2019 08:54
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Chung DY et al., 2019: Comparison of stone-free rates following shock wave lithotripsy, percutaneous nephrolithotomy, and retrograde intrarenal surgery for treatment of renal stones: A systematic review and network meta-analysis

Chung DY, Kang DH, Cho KS, Jeong WS, Jung HD, Kwon JK, Lee SH, Lee JY.Department of Urology, Severance Hospital, Urological Science Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, department of Urology, Inha University School of Medicine, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Urological Science Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Kwangju Christian Hospital, Gwangju, Yongin Severance Hospital, Yonsei University Health System, Severance Check-Up, Yonsei University Health System, Department of Nursing Science, Gachon University College of Nursing, Korea.

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The outcome of this meta-analysis of treatment results in terms of stone-free rates reported in the literature after PCNL, RIRS an... Lire la suite
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Alathel AH. et al., 2019: The New/Novel Oral Anticoagulants and Their Impact on Patients Being Considered for Shock Wave Lithotripsy: The Findings of an International Survey of the Endourological Society

Alathel AH, Nott L, Bjazevic J, Chew BH, Pace KT, Razvi H.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Ministry of National Guard-Health Affairs, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
King Abdullah International Medical Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Western University, London, Canada.
Department of Urological Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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“Unfortunately, the literature related to SWL and the risks of bleeding associated with antiplatelet/anticoagulants in general has... Lire la suite
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Alken P. et al., 2019: [Looking back on 50 years of stone treatment] (Original Article only in German)

Alken P., Knoll T.
Klinikum Sindelfingen-Böblingen, Urologische Klinik Sindelfingen, Sindelfingen.
Universitätsmedizin Mannheim, Klinik für Urologie, Mannheim.

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mardi 4 juin 2019 08:39
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Liu R. et al., 2019: Quantitative factors of unenhanced CT for predicting fragmenting efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy on pancreatic duct stones

Liu R, Su W, Wang J, Gong J, 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 PR China.

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The ease with which Gastroenterologists treat pancreatic duct stones with several ESWL sessions always impressed me. At the same ... Lire la suite
vendredi 31 mai 2019 08:30
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Li X et al., 2018: Outcomes of long-term follow-up of asymptomatic renal stones and prediction of stone-related events

Li X, Zhu W, Lam W, Yue Y, Duan H, Zeng G.
Department of Urology and Guangdong Key Laboratory of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China. Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China. Department of Urology, Longgang Central Hospital, Shenzhen, China.

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mercredi 29 mai 2019 08:41
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Fovargue D. et al., 2019: An experimentally-calibrated damage mechanics model for stone fracture in shock wave lithotripsy

Daniel Fovargue, Sorin Mitran, Georgy Sankin, Ying Zhang, Pei Zhong
Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.

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Othmar Wess
Almost 40 years after the first extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in humans, the fracture mechanism is still under debate. The... Lire la suite
mardi 28 mai 2019 08:31
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Turan T et al., 2018: Can intervals in extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy sessions affect success in the treatment of upper ureteral stones?

Turan T, Efioglu O, Danacioglu YO, Sendogan F, Culpan M, Gunaydin B, Atis RG, Caskurlu T, Yildirim A.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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An often desired answer to a neglected question is given in this small study. All patients had received a 2-week conservative trea... Lire la suite
lundi 27 mai 2019 08:37
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Hao L et al., 2018: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy is safe and effective for geriatric patients with chronic pancreatitis

Hao L, Liu Y, Wang T, Guo HL, Wang D, Bi YW, Xin L, He L, Lin JH, Zhang D, Zeng XP, Zou WB, Chen H, Xie T, Li BR, Cong ZJ, Wang LS, Liao Z, Xu ZL, Li ZS, Hu LH.
Department of Gastroenterology, Hainan Branch of Chinese PLA General Hospital, Sanya, China.  Gongli Hospital, The Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China. Digestive Endoscopy Center, Changhai Hospital, The Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China. Department of Gastroenterology, Zhongda Hospital, Southeast University, Nanjing, China. Air Force General Hospital, Beijing, China. Department of General Surgery, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China.Department of Gastroenterology, The Second Clinical Medical College (Shenzhen People's Hospital), Jinan University, Shenzhen, China.

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The long term outcome is evaluated in a matched pair analysis of 72 geriatric group patients with 72 of 1322 patients from the con... Lire la suite
vendredi 24 mai 2019 08:30
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Neymark AI et al., 2018: [The preparation of patients with urinary stone disease to extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy] (Original Article only in Russian)

Neymark AI, Neymark BADepartment of Urology and Andrology with course of specialized surgery of
FGBOU VO Altai State Medical University of the Ministry of Health of Russia, Barnaul, Russia., Nozdrachev NA, Sokol IN, Kirillov IV.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
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mercredi 22 mai 2019 08:22
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Pain-free Thanks to Radial Pressure Waves: Adventurer Ian Couch Ready for New Expeditions

Adventurer Ian Couch

Ian Couch is an experienced British adventurer, ocean rower and endurance athlete. His previous successes are more than impressive: He rowed across the Atlantic twice and is the only person ever to have crossed the Indian Ocean in a rowing boat. Over the years he has set a totalof six world records in rowing. What's more, he has broken a British record for the fastest Greenland crossing on skis, he's run through the Gobi Desert and the Namib Desert and has mastered numerous other ultra running events.

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Xun Y et al., 2018: Single extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy for proximal ureter stones: Can CT texture analysis technique help predict the therapeutic effect?

Xun Y, Li J, Geng Y, Liu Z, Yu X, Wang X, Xiao F, Li Z, Li C, Wang S.
Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, No. 1095 Jiefang Avenue, Wuhan, Hubei, 430030, China.

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CT texture analysis has been most frequently applied to image processing of malignant tumors. There are also a few publications de... Lire la suite
lundi 20 mai 2019 08:15
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Yamashita S, et al., 2018: Three-dimensional mean stone density measurement is superior for predicting extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy success

Yamashita S, Kohjimoto Y, Iwahashi Y, Iguchi T, Iba A, Nishizawa S, Hara I.
Department of Urology, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan.

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On first glance it makes more sense to measure the mean density (MSD) of a whole stone to determine the stone’s susceptibility to ... Lire la suite
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Haraldsson S et al., 2018: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for pancreatic duct stones: an observational study

Haraldsson S, Roug S, Nøjgaard C, Novovic S, Gluud LL, Feldager E, Schmidt PN.
Department of Gastroenterology, Landspitali - University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland. Abdominal Center K, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark. Department of Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Hvidovre, Denmark.

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The results remember me of the fact that ESWL frequently improved the pain situation of patients with medullary sponge kidneys des... Lire la suite
mercredi 15 mai 2019 08:40
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Islamoglu E et al., 2018: Does extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy-related pain get affected by menstrual cycle and menopause?

Islamoglu E, Tas S, Karamik K, Yalcinkaya S, Tokgoz H, Savas M
University of Health Sciences, Antalya Training and Research Hospital, Antalya, Turkey.

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This is a well done gender study on female pain perception during ESWL written by five males. “… as far as we know our study is t... Lire la suite
lundi 13 mai 2019 08:31
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The New ATLAS Transmitter for Cervical Spine Muscle Treatment

2019-04-26_news_001

Today, innovations in pressure and shock wave technology are increasingly found in the field of radial transmitters. In order to further optimize the treatment of individual indications, for years now STORZ MEDICAL has been developing specially shaped transmitters.

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Bianchi G. et al., 2018: Comparison of an electromagnetic and an electrohydraulic lithotripter: Efficacy, pain and complications

Bianchi G, Marega D, Knez R, Bucci S, Trombetta C.
Department of Urology, University of Trieste, Cattinara Hospital, Trieste.

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Sometimes better results are achieved with new machine and sometimes with thorough instructions in the proper use of machines. I r... Lire la suite
jeudi 9 mai 2019 08:25
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Liu Y et al., 2018: Large mesenteric hematoma after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for pancreatic stones: A case report

Department of Gastroenterology, Gongli Hospital.Changhai Hospital, The Second Military Medical University, Shanghai.
Hainan Branch of Chinese PLA General Hospital, Sanya.
Digestive Endoscopy Center, Changhai Hospital, The Second Military Medical University, Shanghai.
Department of Gastroenterology, The Second Clinical Medical College (Shenzhen People's Hospital), Jinan University, Guangdong, China

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lundi 6 mai 2019 08:20
812 lectures
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Tao RZ et al., 2018: External physical vibration lithecbole facilitating the expulsion of upper ureteric stones 1.0-2.0 cm after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy: a prospective randomized trial

Tang QL, Zhou S, Jia CP, Lv JL.

Department of Urology, The Affiliated Jiangning Hospital with Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, 211100, Jiangsu, China.

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This is the 4th publication on the the EPVL (Friend I) (1-3). The device consists of two essential pieces: a mechanical oscillator... Lire la suite
vendredi 3 mai 2019 10:43
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Reynolds LF et al., 2018: Indications and contraindications for shock wave lithotripsy and how to improve outcomes

Kroczak T, Pace KT.
Division of Urology, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

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This general review offers 101 references to readers with no or limited knowledge of ESWL.
jeudi 2 mai 2019 08:30
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Watson RR et al., 2018: Biliary and pancreatic lithotripsy devices

ASGE Technology Committee, Watson RR, Parsi MA, Aslanian HR, Goodman AJ, Lichtenstein DR, Melson J, Navaneethan U, Pannala R, Sethi A, Sullivan SA, Thosani NC, Trikudanathan G, Trindade AJ, Maple JT.
Biliary and pancreatic lithotripsy devices.

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This overview on all lithotripsy techniques to treat biliary and pancreatic stones includes a few basic general comments on ESWL.... Lire la suite
lundi 29 avril 2019 10:00
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Reesink DJ et al., 2018: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy under intravenous sedation for treatment of urolithiasis

Reesink DJ, Scheltema JMW, Barendrecht MM, Boeken Kruger AE, Jansonius A, Wiltink J, van der Windt F.

a Urology Department , Tergooi Hospital Hilversum/Blaricum , Blaricum , The Netherlands.

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We have reviewed more than 1000 publication on EWSL and I have read a lot of other publications on different urological topics. Th... Lire la suite
jeudi 25 avril 2019 08:40
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Woźniak P et al., 2018: The lipid peroxidation 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, 93-513 Łódź, Poland.
Department of General Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology & Environmental Protection, University of Łódź, Pomorska 141/3, 90-236 Łódź, Poland.

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Peter Alken
The core information concerning the effect of ESWL on the parameters evaluated is: no change after ESWL. The stone patients were... Lire la suite
mardi 23 avril 2019 08:32
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Basulto-Martínez M et al, 2018: The role of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in the future of stone management.

Basulto-Martínez M, Klein I, Gutiérrez-Aceves J.
Department of Urology, Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad de la Península de Yucatán, Merida, Yucatán, Mexico.
Department of Urology, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.

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In view of the constantly increasing interest in and use of endoscopic procedures for stone removal this article provides insights... Lire la suite
mercredi 17 avril 2019 10:17
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Wess O et al., 2018: Fragmentation of brittle material by shock wave lithotripsy. Momentum transfer and inertia: a novel view on fragmentation mechanisms

Othmar J. Wess, Juergen Mayer
Storz Medical AG, Lohstampfestrasse 8, 8274, Taegerwilen, Switzerland.

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Othmar Wess
Understanding the mechanism of shock wave fragmentation is of essential relevance for the design of a shock wave lithotripter. Saf... Lire la suite
lundi 15 avril 2019 08:40
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Tummers S et al, 2018: [Gallstone ileus treated with shock-waves: ESWL as treatment for intestinal obstruction] (Original article only in Dutch)

Tummers S, Dijkman R, Belgers E, van der Heij B, Sosef M.
Zuyderland Medisch Centrum, afd. Urologie, Sittard-Geleen/Heerlen.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
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vendredi 12 avril 2019 10:11
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Joshi HN et al, 2017: Management of Proximal Ureteric Stones: Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) Versus Ureterorenoscopic Lithotripsy (URSL).

Joshi HN, Shrestha B, Karmacharya RM, Makaju S, Koju R, Gyawali D.
Department of Surgery, Dhulikhel Hospital, Kathmandu University Hospital, Dhulikhel, Kavre, Nepal.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
In this randomized comparison between SWL and URSL good results were recorded with both methods. Stone clearance with SWL of close... Lire la suite
lundi 8 avril 2019 10:06
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Kodama K et al, 2018: Renal arteriovenous fistula induced by extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy treated by retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomy.

Kodama K, Takase Y, Tokai R, Saito K.
Department of Urology, Department of Pathology, Toyama City Hospital, Toyama, Japan.

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In this case report the authors describe an arterio-venous fistula considered to be a late consequence of SWL. Treatment with SWL ... Lire la suite
mercredi 3 avril 2019 09:58
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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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The authors describe a case of pneumothorax following SWL. This patient suffered from CS (cystic fibrosis) and was most certainly ... Lire la suite
jeudi 28 mars 2019 09:54
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Dobrowiecka K et al, 2018: Early complications of extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy in the records of the Department of Paediatrics, Nephrology and Allergology of the Military Institute of Medicine - preliminary results.

Dobrowiecka K, Przekora J, Jobs K, Kowalczyk K, Plewka K, Paturej A, Kalicki B.
Student Scientific Society of the Department of Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics Nephrology and Allergology of the Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
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lundi 25 mars 2019 09:50
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Moen T et al, 2018: Robustness of Textural Features to Predict Stone Fragility Across Computed Tomography Acquisition and Reconstruction Parameters.

Moen T, Ferrero A, McCollough C.
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
Prediction of treatment efforts is considered clinically important for any medical disease. But there are few fields of medicine i... Lire la suite
vendredi 22 mars 2019 09:45
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Kim CH et al, 2018: The Efficacy of Early Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy for the Treatment of Ureteral Stones.

Kim CH, Shin DS, Kim TB, Jung H.
Department of Urology, Clinical Trials Center, Gachon University Gil Medical Center, Gachon University College of Medicine, Republic of Korea.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This report on SWL of ureteral stones is interesting and the outcome carefully analysed. All treatments were made with the Modulit... Lire la suite
lundi 18 mars 2019 09:40
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Bozkurt A et al, 2018: Does extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy therapy affect thiol-disulfide homeostasis?

Bozkurt A, Mertoglu C, Karabakan M, Siranli G, Yurt EF, Erel O.
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Urology, Erzincan University, Erzincan, Turkey.
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Yildirim Beyazit University, Ankara, Turkey.

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This article deals with the disturbed thiol/disulfide balance following SWL. The conclusion of the study was that increments in di... Lire la suite
mercredi 13 mars 2019 09:35
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Zhang H et al, 2018: Comparison of the Efficacy of Ultra-Mini PCNL, Flexible Ureteroscopy, and Shock Wave Lithotripsy on the Treatment of 1-2 cm Lower Pole Renal Calculi.

Zhang H, Hong TY, Li G, Jiang N, Hu C, Cui X, Chu C, Zhao JL.
Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, China.
Department of Urology, Shanghai Pudong New Area Gongli Hospital, Shanghai, China.

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Selection of the most appropriate method for removal of stones from the kidney has remained a controversial matter over the years,... Lire la suite
vendredi 8 mars 2019 09:28
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Ordon M et al, 2018: Is extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy a risk factor for the development of diabetes mellitus? A population-based study.

Ordon M, Welk B, Ghiculete D, Lee JY, Pace KT.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Division of Urology, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada.
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, St. Joseph's Health Care, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
The possibility that SWL might cause development of DM has remained an important concern over time and different results have been... Lire la suite
lundi 4 mars 2019 09:11
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Bianchi G et al, 2018: Ultrasound follow up: Is an undetected spontaneous expulsion of stone fragments a sign of extracorporeal shock wave treatment failure in kidney stones?

Bianchi G, Marega D, Knez R, Bucci S, Trombetta C.
Department of Urology, University of Trieste, Cattinara Hospital, Trieste.

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I have difficulties to understand exactly what the authors really want to demonstrate with this study of a small group of patients... Lire la suite
mercredi 27 février 2019 09:04
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Bjazevic J et al, 2018: Stones in pregnancy and pediatrics.

Bjazevic J, Razvi H.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Western University, London, Canada.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This article on stone treatment in pregnancy and paediatrics contains a lot of valuable information and despite the fact that SWL ... Lire la suite
vendredi 22 février 2019 08:59
1908 lectures
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Aminsharifi A et al, 2018: Shock Wave Lithotripsy is More Effective for Residual Fragments after Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy than for Primary Stones of the Same Size: A Matched Pair Cohort Study.

Aminsharifi A, Irani D, Amirzargar H.
Department of Urology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.
Department of Laparoscopy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.
Department of Duke University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery, Durham, NC, USA.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
How to manage patients with residual fragments/stones after less successful stone removal is an important and sometimes difficult ... Lire la suite
lundi 18 février 2019 08:49
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Elawdy MM et al, 2018: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for bilateral renal stones: A case report with serious complications that could be avoided.

Elawdy MM, El-Halwagy S, Al-Khanbashi S, Aga AA, Razek YA.
Department of Radiology, Ministry of Health, Sohar Hospital, Sohar, Sultanate of Oman.
Oman Medical College, Sohar, Sultanate of Oman.

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The message delivered by the authors of this report is that obstruction caused by bilateral steinstrasse following SWL did not res... Lire la suite
mercredi 13 février 2019 08:45
2020 lectures
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Selmi V et al, 2018: Does Previous Failed Shockwave Lithotripsy Treatment Have an Influence on Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery Outcome?

Selmi V, Sarı S, Çakıcı MÇ, Özdemir H, Kartal İG, Özok HU, İmamoğlu MA.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Bozok University, Yozgat, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Goztepe Training and Research Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Medeniyet University, İstanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Avcılar State Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Karabük University, Karabük, Turkey.

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The conclusion drawn from this study was that compared with primary RIRS, RIRS following unsuccessful SWL did not affect the treat... Lire la suite
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MASTERPULS® ONE wins iF Design Award 2019

MASTERPULS ONE iF Design Award 2019

Even the youngest radial pressure wave device of STORZ MEDICAL, the MASTERPULS® ONE, convinces by his appealing design.

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MASTERPULS® ONE gewinnt iF Design Award 2019

MASTERPULS ONE iF Design Award 2019

Auch das jüngste STORZ MEDICAL-Druckwellengerät, der MASTERPULS® ONE, überzeugt durch sein ansprechendes Design.

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Deng T et al, 2018: Systematic review and cumulative analysis of the managements for proximal impacted ureteral stones.

Deng T, Chen Y, Liu B, Laguna MP, de la Rosette JJMCH, Duan X, Wu W, Zeng G.
Department of Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Kangda Road 1#, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, 510230, China.
Guangzhou Institute of Urology, Guangzhou, China.
Guangdong Key Laboratory of Urology, Guangzhou, China.
Department of Urology, Longgang District Central Hospital, Shenzhen, China.
Department of Ophthalmology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, Guangzhou, China.
Department of Urology, Istanbul Medipol University, Istanbul, Turkey.
AMC University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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In this review, based on few comparative and randomized studies on treatment of impacted proximal ureteral stones, the results of ... Lire la suite
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Zafar S et al, 2018: Bilateral Psoas Abscess After Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy: Reminder Of A Rare Complication.

Zafar S, Bin Mahmood SU, Tharwani A, Nasir N.
Aga Khan University, Pakistan.
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, United States.

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The authors describe a very unusual complication of SWL. It is reported that bilateral stenting and SWL had been carried out befor... Lire la suite
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Wang HS et al, 2018: Delayed Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy Ameliorates Impaired Penile Hemodynamics in Rats Subjected to Pelvic Neurovascular Injury.

Wang HS, Ruan Y, Banie L, Cui K, Kang N, Peng D, Liu T, Wang T, Wang B, Wang G, Shindel AW, Lin G, Lue TF.
Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung Municipal Hsiaokang Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

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In this experimental animal study in rats it was shown that following neuro-vascular pelvic injuries, application of very low inte... Lire la suite
mercredi 13 mars 2019 08:59
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Leapman MS et al, 2018: Variation in National Opioid Prescribing Patterns Following Surgery for Kidney Stones.

Leapman MS, DeRycke E, Skanderson M, Becker WC, Makarov DV, Gross CP, Driscoll M, Motamedinia P, Bathulapalli H, Mattocks K, Brandt CA, Haskell S, Bastian LA.
Pain Research, Informatics, Multimorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut.
Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.
Population Health, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, New York.
VA New York, NY Harbor Healthcare System.

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The most devastating pain in urology is colicky pain. But even in this acute situation opioids are rarely given in Europe: The 20... Lire la suite
mercredi 9 janvier 2019 15:29
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NEUROLITH® von STORZ MEDICAL erhält CE-Kennzeichnung: Transkranielle Pulsstimulation (TPS) am Zentralnervensystem bei Patienten mit Alzheimererkrankung

Neurolith_CE_Kennzeichnung

Ende 2018 hat STORZ MEDICAL die CE-Kennzeichnung für den NEUROLITH® erhalten, ein neuartiges Therapiesystem, das für die Behandlung von neurologischen Erkrankungen entwickelt wurde.

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STORZ MEDICAL’s NEUROLITH® receives CE approval – Transcranial Pulse Stimulation (TPS) on the central nervous system of patients with Alzheimer’s disease

Neurolith_CE_Approval

In December 2018, STORZ MEDICAL has received the CE approval for the NEUROLITH®, a new therapy system for the treatment of neurological diseases.

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Zewin TS et al, 2018: Efficacy and safety of low-intensity shock wave therapy in penile rehabilitation post nerve-sparing radical cystoprostatectomy: a randomized controlled trial.

Zewin TS, El-Assmy A, Harraz AM, Bazeed M, Shokeir AA, Sheir K, Mosbah A.
Urology Department, Urology & Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt.

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To the best of our knowledge, this is the first randomized controlled study that evaluated the use of LI-ESWT as a penile rehabili... Lire la suite
jeudi 28 mars 2019 12:56
Peter Alken
All patients suffered from postoperative ED. In the Li-ESWT group patients received 12 sessions of penile within 9 weeks while the... Lire la suite
lundi 7 janvier 2019 15:25
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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, 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.
Department of Urology, Turin University of Studies, Turin, Italy.

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This publication comes from a department with extensive experience in super-mini percutaneous nephrolithotomy (SMP). “All the proc... Lire la suite
vendredi 4 janvier 2019 15:22
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Veld JV et al, 2018: A systematic review of advanced endoscopy-assisted lithotripsy for retained biliary tract stones: laser, electrohydraulic or extracorporeal shock wave.

Veld JV, van Huijgevoort NCM, Boermeester MA, Besselink MG, van Delden OM, Fockens P, van Hooft JE.
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Surgery, Department of Interventional Radiology, Amsterdam Gastroenterology and Metabolism, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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The trend described is similar to that for the treatment of pancreatic duct stones. It is surprising to see that electrohydraulic... Lire la suite
mercredi 2 janvier 2019 15:19
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Fankhauser CD et al, 2018: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy versus flexible ureterorenoscopy in the treatment of untreated renal calculi.

Fankhauser CD, Hermanns T, Lieger L, Diethelm O, Umbehr M, Luginbühl T, Sulser T, Müntener M, Poyet C.
Department of Urology, University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Department of Urology, City Hospital Triemli of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Department of Urology, Spital Uster, Uster, Switzerland.

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This is a good retrospective study which has the added value of a propensity score-matched analysis of a large case number and thu... Lire la suite
lundi 31 décembre 2018 15:15
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Gadzhiev N et al, 2018: Novel Approach for Endoscopic Management of Duodenal Injury during Perirenal Infected Haematoma Drainage after Shock-Wave Lithotripsy.

Gadzhiev N, Gorelov D, Smirnov A, Al-Shukri S, Petrov S.
Department of Urology, Department of Endoscopy, Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
Department of Urology, The Nikiforov Russian Center of Emergency and Radiation Medicine, Saint-Petersburg, Russia.

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The duodenal lesion happened not as a consequence of ESWL but during the percutaneous puncture and drainage of the hematoma.... Lire la suite
jeudi 27 décembre 2018 15:11
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Choo MS et al, 2018: A Prediction Model using Machine Learning Algorithm for Assessing Stone-Free Status after Single-Session Shockwave Lithotripsy to Treat Ureteral Stones.

Choo MS, Uhmn S, Kim JK, Han JH, Kim DH, Kim J, Lee SH.
Department of Urology, Hallym University Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital, Hwaseong-si, Geonggi-do, Republic of Korea; Department of Computer Engineering, Hallym University (SU, DHK, JK), Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, Republic of Korea.

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This paper is worth reading because it is a new promise to predict the future. “Stone length as well as stone width and height me... Lire la suite
vendredi 21 décembre 2018 15:07
2880 lectures
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Proietti S et al, 2018: Italian endourological panorama: results from a national survey.

Proietti S, Somani BK, Pietropaolo A, Saitta G, Rodríguez-Socarrás ME, Rosso M, Bellinzoni P, Gaboardi F, Giusti G.
Urology Department, IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Ville Turro Division, Milan, Italy.
Department of Urology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom.

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An interesting article because of the data and moreover because of the discussion which touches many aspects of the urological pro... Lire la suite
mercredi 19 décembre 2018 14:59
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Wang YB et al, 2018: Efficacies of Various Surgical Regimens in the Treatment of Renal Calculi Patients: a Network Meta-Analysis in 25 Enrolled Controlled Clinical Trials.

Wang YB, Cui YX, Song JN, Yang Q, Wang G.
Department of Urology, Third Operating Room, First Operating Room, Second Operating Room, the First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun, China.

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Another Network Meta-Analysis. A simple rule to avoid wasting time is: do not read meta-analyses which do not state in the introdu... Lire la suite
lundi 17 décembre 2018 14:56
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Zhu GQ et al, 2018: Efficient Promotion of Autophagy and Angiogenesis Using Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy Enhanced by the Low-Energy Shock Waves in the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction.

Zhu GQ, Jeon SH, Bae WJ, Choi SW, Jeong HC, Kim KS, Kim SJ, Cho HJ, Ha US, Hong SH, Lee JY, Kwon EB, Kim SW.
Department of Urology, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Catholic Integrative Medicine Research Institute, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Department of Urology, Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Wonju, Republic of Korea.
KEMIMEDI, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

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Treatment of patients with erectile dysfunction as a complication to diabetes mellitus (DM) might be difficult because of the vasc... Lire la suite
vendredi 14 décembre 2018 10:31
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Kodama K et al, 2018: Renal arteriovenous fistula induced by extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy treated by retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomy.

Kodama K, Takase Y, Tokai R, Saito K.
Department of Urology, Toyama City Hospital, Toyama, Japan.
Department of Pathology, Toyama City Hospital, Toyama, Japan.

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Case report of an arterio-venous fistula that was assumed to be the consequence of SWL directed towards the lower calyx. It is ama... Lire la suite
mercredi 12 décembre 2018 10:26
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Zang ZJ et al, 2018: The impact of low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy on testicular function in adult rats.

Zang ZJ, Liu Q, Hu J, Feng J, Zhu YQ, Ma G, Jiang MH.
Department of Infertility and Sexual Medicine, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.
Cell-gene Therapy Translational Medicine Research Center, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Guangzhou Women and Children's Medical Center, Guangzhou, China.

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Peter Alken
Do patients have to be informed about possible testicular damage while being treated with Li-ESWT? I would say, no: “…the use of a... Lire la suite
mardi 11 décembre 2018 14:51
2690 lectures
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Akelma H et al, 2018: Comparison of Ketamine with Midazolam versus Ketamine with Fentanyl for Pediatric Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy Procedure: A Randomized Controlled Study.

Akelma H, Kiliç ET, Salik F, Kaydu A.
Department of Anesthesiology, Diyarbakır Gazi Yasargil Research and Education Hospital, Diyarbakır, Turkey.
Department of Anesthesiology, Ümraniye Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.
Department of Anesthesiology, Karaman State Hospital, Karaman, Turkey.
Department of Anesthesiology, Diyarbakır Selahaddini Eyyübi State Hopital, Diyarbakır, Turkey.

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SWL is an excellent procedure for stone removal in children. The major problem is related to the need of anesthesia and general an... Lire la suite
lundi 10 décembre 2018 08:29
2947 lectures
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Kiaei MM et al, 2018: Enteral diclofenac controls pain and reduces intravenous injection during extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.

Kiaei MM, Mohaghegh MR, Movaseghi G, Ghorbanlo M.
Hasheminejad Kidney Center, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Hasheminejad Kidney Center, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
How pain should be avoided during SWL has remained a matter of debate ever since this non-invasive method for stone removal was in... Lire la suite
vendredi 7 décembre 2018 08:21
2941 lectures
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Ali M et al, 2018: Shock wave lithotripsy versus endoscopic cystolitholapaxy in the management of patients presenting with calcular acute urinary retention: a randomised controlled trial.

Ali M, Hashem A, Helmy TE, Zewin T, Sheir KZ, Shokeir AA.
Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt.

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Peter Alken
Very good results with ESWL on bladder stones integrate and clear stones in 43 patients (86%), while 2 patients required 2 session... Lire la suite
jeudi 6 décembre 2018 14:48
2790 lectures
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Beshliev DA et al, 2018: [The first domestic lithotripter URAT-: to the 30th anniversary of introduction].

Beshliev DA, Martov AG, Golubchikov IV, Dutov VV.
Research Institute of Public Health and Medical Management, Moscow Health Department, Moscow, Russia.
A.I. Burnazyan SSC FMBC, FMBA of Russia, Moscow, Russia.
The Network of medical centers "Open Clinic", Moscow, Russia.
M.F. Vladimirsky Moscow Regional Research Clinical Institute, Moscow, Russia.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
Currently no comment available.
mercredi 5 décembre 2018 08:05
2862 lectures
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Bres-Niewada E et al, 2018: A stone pushed back to the collecting system - long therapeutic path in centers with limited access to flexible instruments.

Bres-Niewada E, Dybowski B, Zapała P, Poletajew S, Miązek-Zapała N, Michałek I, Radziszewski P.
Medical University of Warsaw, Department of Urology, Warsaw, Poland.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
The authors of this report seem to be convinced that ureteral stones only can be removed with flexible ureteroscopy. This is a fir... Lire la suite
lundi 3 décembre 2018 07:48
2997 lectures
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Dzięgała M et al, 2018: Evaluation and physiopathology of minor transient shock wave lithotripsy - induced renal injury based on urinary biomarkers levels.

Dzięgała M, Krajewski W, Kołodziej A, Dembowski J, Zdrojowy R.
Wrocław Medical University, Department of Urology and Oncological Urology, Wrocław, Poland.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This is a review article on different biomarkers to detect kidney injury. The report is the result of a literature search. There a... Lire la suite
vendredi 30 novembre 2018 07:40
2948 lectures
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Pandey S et al, 2018: Post-extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy perirenal haematoma.

Pandey S, Garg G, Agarwal S, Aggarwal A.
Urology, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

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This is a case report of a patient who developed a subcapsular renal hematoma as a complication to SWL. The description is rather ... Lire la suite
mercredi 28 novembre 2018 07:36
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Weigel WA et al, 2018: Process improvement for a complex dual medical procedure.

Weigel WA, Gluck M, Ross AS, Lin OS, Williams BL, Blackmore CC.
Department of Anesthesiology, Department of Radiology, Department of Gastroenterology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Center for Healthcare Improvement Science, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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The article does not focus on ESWL but describes an organizational and procedural rearrangement of the combined therapy of pancrea... Lire la suite
mardi 27 novembre 2018 14:37
3693 lectures
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Yildirim K et al, 2018: Trends in the treatment of urinary stone disease in Turkey.

Yildirim K, Olcucu MT, Colak ME.
Urology, Training and Research Hospital, Elazig, Turkey.
Urology, Agri State Hospital, Agri, Turkey.
Software Engineering, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This report is based on results from replies to a questionnaire delivered to more than 750 urologists in Turkey. Although the res... Lire la suite
lundi 26 novembre 2018 07:30
2920 lectures
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Yamaçake KGR et al, 2018: Low-intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction in kidney transplant recipients. A prospective, randomized, double blinded, sham-controlled study with evaluation by penile Doppler ultrasonography.

Yamaçake KGR, Carneiro F, Cury J, Lourenço R, Françolin PC, Piovesan AC, Srougi M, Nahas WC, Antonopoulos IM.
Division of Radiology, Division of Urology, Renal Transplantation Unit, Division of Urology, University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil.

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Treatment of ED is generally difficult and particularly so also in patients with transplanted kidneys. The authors of this report ... Lire la suite
vendredi 23 novembre 2018 07:25
2946 lectures
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Davis RB et al, 2018: Contemporary practice patterns in the treatment of pediatric stone disease.

Davis RB, Farber NJ, Kaplan A, Patel R, Steckler RE, Elsamra SE.
Department of Urology, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

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Peter Alken
No free access via Karolinska Institute and Heidelberg University
jeudi 22 novembre 2018 14:44
3084 lectures
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Ivan SJ et al, 2018: Comparison of guideline recommendations for antimicrobial prophylaxis in urologic procedures: variability, lack of consensus, and contradictions.

Ivan SJ, Sindhwani P.
Department of Urology, University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, 3000 Arlington Avenue, Toledo, OH, 43614, USA.

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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This chapter deals with antibiotic prophylactic treatment in urological procedures in general. I shall only comment on SWL and to ... Lire la suite
mercredi 21 novembre 2018 07:20
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Li PC et al, 2018: [Low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy for Peyronie's disease: A preliminary study of 32 cases].

Li PC, Chen X, Zhu XB, Shi T, Song F, Huang HW, Zhang XS.
Department of Andrology, Henan Provincial People's Hospital, Zhengzhou, Henan 450000, China.

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  3062 lectures
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Peter Alken
Currently no comment available.
mardi 20 novembre 2018 14:32
3062 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This report shows that the lithotripter and most certainly also how the SWL was carried out are fundamental for outcome of the tre... Lire la suite
lundi 19 novembre 2018 07:12
2980 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
One observation from the early days of SWL was that with a layer of fluid around the stone, disintegration was improved. In this ... Lire la suite
vendredi 16 novembre 2018 07:08
3158 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
Currently no comment available.
jeudi 15 novembre 2018 11:59
3057 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
Comment currently not available.
mercredi 14 novembre 2018 07:02
3144 lectures
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MEDICA news: MASTERPULS ONE receives CE approval

2018-11-12_001_new_20181112-090427_1

Just in time for MEDICA 2018 (12 – 15 November in Düsseldorf, Germany), STORZ MEDICAL has received the CE approval for its new radial pressure wave device MASTERPULS® ONE. The device can be ordered with immediate effect from STORZ MEDICAL’s authorised distribution partners.

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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This report confirms what has been evident from more than 30 years of clinical experience with SWL. It is of fundamental importan... Lire la suite
lundi 12 novembre 2018 06:55
3113 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
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... Lire la suite
vendredi 9 novembre 2018 11:55
3078 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
In view of the advantage of predicting the outcome of SWL, this report is of great interest. With an advanced 3D-texture analysis... Lire la suite
jeudi 8 novembre 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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Peter Alken
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... Lire la suite
mardi 6 novembre 2018 12:04
3282 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
From Wikimedia :https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fases_lunars.png I am not familiar with the working habits at the Depart... Lire la suite
vendredi 2 novembre 2018 11:58
3221 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
“This present study was designed to establish factors predicting the success of SWL” Unfortunately there is no new information off... Lire la suite
mercredi 31 octobre 2018 11:46
3285 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
This is a retrospective study on two groups of exactly 200 patients each. “As per departmental policy patients were given choice t... Lire la suite
lundi 29 octobre 2018 11:42
3234 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
Hypertension as a late complication of ESWL is an important and controversial issue. With the present paper the battel continues. ... Lire la suite
vendredi 26 octobre 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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Peter Alken
This is work in progress and the authors’ enthusiasm is damped a little bit by the fact that “no re-intervention needed” includes ... Lire la suite
mercredi 24 octobre 2018 11:04
3182 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
Terrifying view on what has been published on the subject. There are not only too many journals but also too many low quality pape... Lire la suite
lundi 22 octobre 2018 10:58
4197 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
Meta-Analyses are usually done to shed light on a disease and to better understand how to handle it. Unfortunately frequently the... Lire la suite
vendredi 19 octobre 2018 10:51
3370 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
Treatment of patients with stones in renal grafts is a delicate matter that deserves particular care to avoid every kind of trauma... Lire la suite
mercredi 17 octobre 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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This is an editorial comment to the article by Frankhauser et al [1]. The comparative efficacy and safety of URS and SWL for treat... Lire la suite
vendredi 12 octobre 2018 08:45
3482 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This is an interesting report on in-vitro (artificial stones) and in-vivo (pigs) results with a new sparker array (SPA) extracorpo... Lire la suite
mercredi 3 octobre 2018 08:41
3406 lectures
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STORZ MEDICAL and Siemens Healthineers plan sales partnership for urology

Joint Press Release Siemens Healthineers and STORZ MEDICAL
Tägerwilen, Schweiz | Erlangen, Deutschland
October 01, 2018

70th Congress of the German Society for Urology in Dresden
STORZ MEDICAL and Siemens Healthineers plan sales partnership for urology

  • Future collaboration will facilitate access for customers of both companies, and their patients, to the latest technologies for diagnostic imaging in urology and non-invasive therapy for urinary and renal calculi
  • Mobile C-arms in the Cios family from Siemens Healthineers, together with MODULITH® SLK »inline« from STORZ MEDICAL, will form an innovative solution for powerful shock wave lithotripsy and endourological interventions
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
Prediction of the outcome of SWL has remained a matter of debate over the years. Few attempts have been made to compare prediction... Lire la suite
vendredi 28 septembre 2018 08:37
3395 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
No free access via Karolinska Institute.
mercredi 26 septembre 2018 09:09
3259 lectures
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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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Peter Alken
No free access via Karolinska Institute.
vendredi 21 septembre 2018 09:05
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
This article is one of several examples of the popularity and ease on how modern computerized tools can be used to carry out syste... Lire la suite
mercredi 19 septembre 2018 08:31
3333 lectures
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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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Hans-Göran Tiselius
Like many reports today this article is a ”systematic review and meta-analysis” based on reports of comparisons between SWL and UR... Lire la suite
vendredi 14 septembre 2018 08:26
3550 lectures
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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... Lire la suite
lundi 10 septembre 2018 08:23
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