The Influence of Body Mass Index on Outcomes in Ureteroscopy: Results from the Clinical Research Office of Endourological Society URS Global Study


KRAMBECK A., WIJNSTOK N., OLBERT P., MITROI G., Bariol S., SHAH H. N. , et al.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, cilt.31, ss.20-26, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/end.2016.0514
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.20-26

Özet

Introduction: Although ureteroscopy (URS) has been established as a viable treatment for stones in obese patients, its safety and success has not been fully elucidated. The current study describes the worldwide prevalence of obesity in patients with urolithiasis and examines trends in URS outcomes, safety, and efficacy.