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3 step percutaneous nephrolithotomy

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Capital Health (N.S.). Urology. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
0296
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A 3 step percutaneous nephrolithotomy is used to treat a very large kidney stone. You will be in the hospital for 2-3 days. The 3 steps of the procedure are outlined. Care immediately after surgery and at home is described. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Urology
Alternate Title
Three step percutaneous nephrolithotomy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nephrostomy, Percutaneous
Urinary Calculi - therapy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nephrostomy
Urinary organs--Calculi
Postoperative care
Abstract
A 3 step percutaneous nephrolithotomy is used to treat a very large kidney stone. You will be in the hospital for 2-3 days. The 3 steps of the procedure are outlined. Care immediately after surgery and at home is described. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Urology Nursing Education Committee, QEII, Halifax
Pamphlet Number
0296
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Percutaneous nephrolithotomy

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Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone). Dr. Andrea Lantz. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1603
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A percutaneous nephrolithotomy is used to treat a large kidney stone. You will be in the hospital for 2 days. The steps of the procedure are outlined. Care immediately after surgery and at home are described. Your follow up Urology Clinic appointment information is outlined. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone). Dr. Andrea Lantz
Alternate Title
PCNL
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nephrostomy, Percutaneous
Urinary Calculi - therapy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nephrostomy
Urinary organs--Calculi
Postoperative care
Abstract
A percutaneous nephrolithotomy is used to treat a large kidney stone. You will be in the hospital for 2 days. The steps of the procedure are outlined. Care immediately after surgery and at home are described. Your follow up Urology Clinic appointment information is outlined. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Dr. Andrea Lantz
Pamphlet Number
1603
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Ureteral stone management : a practical approach

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Sutchin R. Patel, Stephen Y. Nakada. --Cham, Switzerland: Springer , c2015.
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Providing a complete updated roadmap to treating ureteral stones, Ureteral Stone Management: A Practical Approach presents newer topics focusing of the recent improvements in instrumentation and adjunctive equipments, managing radiation to both patient and urologist, as well as reviews of the most recent studies on urologic practices. Ureteral Stone Management: A Practical Approach assists the reader in a logical and step wise pathway for selecting the best treatment options and how to work thr…
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Patel, Sutchin R
Nakada, Stephen Y
Responsibility
Sutchin R. Patel, Stephen Y. Nakada
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 220 pages)
ISBN
9783319087924 (electronic bk.)
9783319087917
Subjects (MeSH)
Ureteral Calculi - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Ureters - Diseases - Treatment
Urinary organs - Calculi
Abstract
Providing a complete updated roadmap to treating ureteral stones, Ureteral Stone Management: A Practical Approach presents newer topics focusing of the recent improvements in instrumentation and adjunctive equipments, managing radiation to both patient and urologist, as well as reviews of the most recent studies on urologic practices. Ureteral Stone Management: A Practical Approach assists the reader in a logical and step wise pathway for selecting the best treatment options and how to work through complications.
Contents
1. History of the Treatment of Ureteral Calculi -- 2. Radiology Imaging for Ureteral Stones -- 3. Radiation Exposure to the Patient and Urologist -- 4. Selecting the Appropriate Treatment Modality for Ureteral Calculi -- 5. Observation and Medical Expulsive Therapy -- 6. Shock Wave Lithotripsy for the Treatment of Ureteral Stones.- 7. Semirigid Ureteroscopy for Ureteral Calculi -- 8. Flexible Ureteroscopy: Available Instrumentation, How to Easily Traverse the Ureter, Procedural Risks and Potential Complications -- 9. Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy and Antegrade Ureteroscopy -- 10. Ureteral Stents -- 11. Adjunctive Equipment for Ureteral Stone Management -- 12. Tips and Tricks in the Treatment of Ureteral Stones -- 13. Difficult Case: The Impacted Ureteral Stone -- 14. Difficult Case: Ureteral Stricture Distal to a Stone -- 15. Complications in the Treatment of Ureteral Stones: Prevention and Management -- 16. Future Directions.
Format
e-Book
Location
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Urolithiasis : a comprehensive history

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Michael E. Moran. --New York: Springer , c2014.
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Urolithiasis: A Comprehensive History provides a historical sojourn into the varied manifestations of kidney stone disease. Utilizing historical sources and integrating classic material with new concepts, this new volume provides depth and details on stone disease not found in modern overviews on the topic. This volume serves as a very useful tool for physicians and researchers dealing with kidney stone disease. Written by a renowned expert in the field, Urolithiasis: A Comprehensive History is…
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Author
Moran, Michael E
Responsibility
Michael E. Moran
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 471 pages)
ISBN
9781461481966 (electronic bk.)
9781461481959
Subjects (MeSH)
Urolithiasis - history
Urology - history
Subjects (LCSH)
Urolithiasis - history
Urinary organs - Calculi
Nephrology
Endocrinology
Abstract
Urolithiasis: A Comprehensive History provides a historical sojourn into the varied manifestations of kidney stone disease. Utilizing historical sources and integrating classic material with new concepts, this new volume provides depth and details on stone disease not found in modern overviews on the topic. This volume serves as a very useful tool for physicians and researchers dealing with kidney stone disease. Written by a renowned expert in the field, Urolithiasis: A Comprehensive History is an in depth resource that heightens our medical understanding of this ancient disease and is of great value to urologists, nephrologists, endocrinologists interested in stone disease.
Contents
1. A History of Histories -- 2. Epistemology and Lithology -- 3. Laboring Under the Stone: A Literary Legacy of Lithiasis -- 4. Paleolithology -- 5. Greco-Roman Stone Disease -- 6. Dark Ages, Dark Therapies -- 7. Renaissance of Urolithiasis -- 8. Van Beverwijck: The Bridge from Ancient to Modern -- 9. Enlightened Minds and Stone Disease -- 10. Charlatans, Quacks & Joanna Stephens -- 11. Evolution of Stone Disease -- 12. Founding Fathers of Stone Chemistry -- 13. Famous Stone Sufferers -- 14. Frederik Ruysch's Fascination With Urolithiasis -- 15. Gray's Anatomy of Stones: Henry Vandyke Carter -- 16. The Stone Hospital & Stone Treatment -- 17. Liesegang's Rings -- 18. Lithotomy -- 19. Lithotrity and Litholapaxy -- 20. Imaging the Beast: Sounding, Lithoscopes and Röntgen Rays -- 21. Rise of 'Science' in Stone Disease -- 22. Fictitious Stones and Sir William Osler -- 23. Early Modern Stone Disease -- 24. Epidemiology -- 25. Pathophysiology -- 26. The Rarest Stone of All! -- 27. The Largest Stone of All! -- 28. Lithotripsy: From Rocket Science to the Clinic -- 29. Modern Stone Science -- 30. Equal Rights: Stone Disease and Females -- 31. Urologist's Guide to the Galaxy -- 32. Towards Keeping the Hippocratic Oath (Six Sigma) -- 33. Epilogue.
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e-Book
Location
Online
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