Prediction of Morbidity and Mortality After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy By Using the Charlson Comorbidity Index


Unsal A., Resorlu B., Atmaca A. F. , Diri A., Goktug H. N. G. , Can C. E. , ...More

UROLOGY, vol.79, no.1, pp.55-60, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.urology.2011.06.038
  • Journal Name: UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.55-60
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

OBJECTIVES To determine whether the Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI) predicts postoperative medical complications and death in patients treated with percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL).