Stepwise Shock Wave Lithotripsy: Results Of Initial Study For The Treatment Of Urinary Stones In Childhood

Fri, 05 Jan 2007 02:00 PM EST

... UroToday.com- A study by Demirci, et al assessed the effectiveness of Stepwise extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy in the treatment of upper urinary stones in the pediatric population. Between August 1998 and August 2003, a total of 31 patients were treated for renal or ureteral stones. All treatments were performed with a Dornier Compact Delta lithotripter. [click link for full article] ...