Predictive factors for percutaneous nephrolithotomy outcomes in neurogenic bladder population.

@article{Knox2012PredictiveFF,
  title={Predictive factors for percutaneous nephrolithotomy outcomes in neurogenic bladder population.},
  author={Michael L Knox and Alan M Cantor and James E Bryant and J. R. Burns},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 7},
  pages={823-7}
}
PURPOSE To review experience performing percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) on patients with neurogenic bladder, evaluating predictors for increased length of stay (LOS), intensive care unit (ICU) stay, stone-free rate, and number of procedures and outcomes measures between spinal cord injury (SCI) and spina bifida (SB) patients. PATIENTS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed our PCNLs from January 1, 2002 to December 31, 2009 and identified 47 patients. Data collected included LOS, ICU… CONTINUE READING