Impact of previous open renal surgery on the outcomes of subsequent percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a meta-analysis.

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to systematically compare the perioperative outcomes of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in patients with or without previous ipsilateral open renal surgery (POS). DESIGN Systematic searches of the PubMed, Web of Science and Cochrane Library databases were used to identify relevant studies, and, following literature… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010627

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@article{Hu2016ImpactOP, title={Impact of previous open renal surgery on the outcomes of subsequent percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a meta-analysis.}, author={Henglong Hu and Yuchao Lu and Lei Cui and Jiaqiao Zhang and Zhenyu Zhao and Baolong Qin and Yufeng Wang and Qing Wang and Shaogang Wang}, journal={BMJ open}, year={2016}, volume={6 4}, pages={e010627} }