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Research & Reviews  801 results

DNA Methylation Urine Biomarkers Test in the Diagnosis of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcin...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002748
The Journal of Urology; Territo A, Gallioli A et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - The correct risk categorization and staging of upper tract urothelial cancer (UTUC) is key for disease management. Computed tomography urography (CTU) and urinary cytology have limited accuracy for risk stratification of UTUC. Ureteroscopy may inc...

Audit-and-feedback to Improve Antimicrobial-prescribing Among Urologists
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04196777

May 6th, 2022 - Trial design: The investigators propose a before/after quasi-experimental design with a non-equivalent control, which will be analyzed with an interrupted time-series analysis. This is the study design with the highest internal validity for popula...

Race/Ethnicity and Insurance's Impact on Delays to Kidney Stone Surgery Scheduling.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2022.01.070
Urology Turner EN, Talwar R et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - To evaluate the association between ethnicity/insurance status and time to kidney stone surgery. We retrospectively assessed all patients with evaluation of nephrolithiasis in the emergency room (ED), followed by definitive stone surgery (ureteros...

Flexible Ureterorenoscopy Versus Shockwave Lithotripsy for Kidney Stones ≤2 cm: A Rando...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2022.04.004
European Urology Focus; Bosio A, Alessandria E et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - No clear recommendations are available on whether retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS) via flexible ureterorenoscopy or shockwave lithotripsy (SWL) should be preferred for kidney stones ≤2 cm, except for lower-pole stones. To compare outcomes betw...

Mirabegron as Medical Expulsive Therapy (MET) for Ureteral Stones and Ureteral Stent Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02744430

Apr 26th, 2022 - The study will be a prospective randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of mirabegron for medical expulsive therapy (MET) in patients with a CT scan-proven ureteral stone between 4 to 10 mm undergoing expectant management. Subjects will b...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  42 results

Audit-and-feedback to Improve Antimicrobial-prescribing Among Urologists
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04196777

May 6th, 2022 - Trial design: The investigators propose a before/after quasi-experimental design with a non-equivalent control, which will be analyzed with an interrupted time-series analysis. This is the study design with the highest internal validity for popula...

Mirabegron as Medical Expulsive Therapy (MET) for Ureteral Stones and Ureteral Stent Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02744430

Apr 26th, 2022 - The study will be a prospective randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of mirabegron for medical expulsive therapy (MET) in patients with a CT scan-proven ureteral stone between 4 to 10 mm undergoing expectant management. Subjects will b...

A Study to Assess the Effect of Cannabidiol Oil on Pain After Ureteroscopy for Kidney Stones
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04387617

Feb 23rd, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to determine if CBD oil has any effect on decreasing postoperative pain control following ureteroscopy for urinary stone disease, and to determine if CBD oil has any effect in decreasing the amount of postoperative opi...

Pediatric KIDney Stone (PKIDS) Care Improvement Network
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04285658

Feb 18th, 2022 - The rapid increase in the incidence of kidney stones among youth has resulted in a large population of patients who require surgery to removes stones but for whom little evidence exists to guide clinical care. Proper selection of surgical treatmen...

7.5F Versus 9.2F Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of 1-2cm Renal Calculi on Postoperative Infection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05231577

Feb 9th, 2022 - Ureteroscopic lithotripsy (RIRS) is the first-line treatment for 1-2 cm upper urinary tract stones, and the stone clearance rate can reach 81.4% - 92.5%. Fever after RIRS is the most common infection after RIRS, and its incidence is up to 20%. The...

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News  10 results

Black Patients in US Face Delays in Kidney Stone Surgery Regardless of Insurance Status
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973445

May 5th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Black patients who visited the emergency department (ED) for nephrolithiasis were more likely than patients of other races to experience delays in surgery regardless of insurance status, researchers found. "We found tha...

NCCN Updates Guidelines for Kidney and Cervical Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/nccn_cover_sep2007

Dec 5th, 2020 - The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), a non-profit alliance of 21 leading cancer centers worldwide, recently updated its clinical practice guidelines for kidney and cervical cancers. NCCN develops and publishes clinical practice g...

New Clinical Practice Guidelines, August 2018 Edition
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/900291_17

Aug 9th, 2018 - Renal Transplantation European Association of Urology (7/19/2018) Check the intima of the donor and recipient arteries prior to commencing the arterial anastomosis to ensure that there is no intimal rupture/flap. If the latter is found, it must be...

Testosterone therapy tied to kidney stone risk
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/166911/endocrinology/testosterone-therapy-tied-kidney-stone-risk
Jim Kling

May 30th, 2018 - SAN FRANCISCO – Testosterone replacement therapy was associated with heightened risk for kidney stones, according to an analysis of more than 50,000 men with low testosterone. When researchers compared hypogonadal men to age- and comorbidity-match.

Opioid Overprescription Targeted by New Plans
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/896936

May 19th, 2018 - SAN FRANCISCO — Opioids are being overprescribed by urologists, according to researchers who have proposed new prescribing schedules to reduce the number of tablets that go unused. "Reducing the opioid oversupply may reduce the epidemic," said Kat...

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