Factors to predict shock-wave lithotripsy results in pediatric patients and external validation of a nomogram

Cetin S., Yavuz Koparal M. Y., Cem Bulut E. C., Serhat Gurocak O., Ozgur Tan M. Ö.

ACTAS UROLOGICAS ESPANOLAS, vol.45, no.2, pp.132-138, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.acuro.2020.03.015
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, Gender Studies Database, MEDLINE, DIALNET
  • Page Numbers: pp.132-138
  • Keywords: Shock wave lithotripsy, Pediatric, Stone, Nomogram, STONE-FREE STATUS, EXTRACORPOREAL, UROLITHIASIS, MANAGEMENT, EFFICACY, CHILDREN
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To evaluate the accuracy of the Dogan nomogram in predicting stone-free (SF) rate after a single shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) session and evaluate factors that predict SWL results in children.