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ALLMedicine™ Urinary Calculi Center

Research & Reviews  113 results

Obstructive ureteric calculus with superimposed infections causing reversible posterior...
Medicine Xie F, Cai Y et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome (RPLS) is a clinicoradiological phenomenon first observed 2 decades ago. Reversibility is the hallmark of this rare clinical phenomenon once the triggering pathology is aptly and adequately treated...

In Vivo Comparison of Radiation Exposure in Third Generation versus Second Generation D...
Journal of Endourology; Lam JP, Alexander LF et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - To investigate the potential for decreasing radiation dose when utilizing a third generation versus second generation dual-source dual-energy CT scanner, while maintaining diagnostic image quality and acceptable image noise. Retrospective analysis...

Urinary Stones and Intervention Quality of Life (USIQoL): Development and Validation of...
European Urology Focus; Joshi HB, Johnson H et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Urolithiasis has a significant impact on patients' health-related quality of life (HRQoL). To develop a core patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) using modern psychometric methods to quantify the impact of urolithiasis and different treatments....

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

A Study to Investigate the Effect of Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy on Hypertension

Apr 2nd, 2020 - BACKGROUND Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) was first introduced in early 1980's for the management of urolithiasis. The advantage of being minimally invasive, when compared to other procedures for stone treatment, made SWL remain one o...

Attached Stone Project: Do Calcium Oxalate Renal Calculi Originate From Randall's Plaque?

Sep 17th, 2008 - Urolithiasis is a very common condition in the United States, with an estimated prevalence of 11.7% by age 70. Furthermore, it has been associated with considerable patient morbidity and occasional mortality (Stamatelou, Francis et al. 2003). Dire...

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News  2 results

Imaging Test Orders by Doctors and Nurses Comparable

Nov 10th, 2015 - CHICAGO — Nurses do not order diagnostic imaging tests any more frequently than primary care physicians, according to a study of Medicare patients. In fact, the only time nurse practitioners were more likely to order diagnostic imaging than primar...

Urinary Stones Passage Enhanced by Medical Therapy

Oct 2nd, 2006 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that this study suggests that it may be possible to speed passage of urinary stones with medical therapy using calcium channel blockers and/or α blockers. Explain to interested patients that current tr...

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