Diagnostic and Treatment Patterns for Renal Colic in US Emergency Departments

  • Jeremy Brown
  • Published 2005 in International Urology and Nephrology


Purpose: To describe the epidemiology, imaging and treatment patterns of acute renal colic in US emergency departments. Materials and methods: Data on 25,622 visits representing 108 million emergency department visits were obtained from the 2000 National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. Demographic and clinical information are presented… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11255-005-3622-6


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