Quality of life of patients with nephrolithiasis and recurrent painful renal colic.

@article{Diniz2007QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life of patients with nephrolithiasis and recurrent painful renal colic.},
  author={Denise Helena de Madureira Par{\'a} Diniz and S{\'e}rgio Lu{\'i}s Blay and Nestor Schor},
  journal={Nephron. Clinical practice},
  year={2007},
  volume={106 3},
  pages={c91-7}
}
BACKGROUND Quality of life (QoL) has not been a priority goal for patients with recurrent painful colic of renal lithiasis. AIM To evaluate QoL in patients with recurrent painful symptoms due to renal colic. METHODS In this case-control study, 194 subjects (97 cases/97 controls) were matched according to age and gender. Cases were patients at an outpatient clinic with a confirmed diagnosis of nephrolithiasis with recurrent painful renal colic. The control group consisted of patients seen at… CONTINUE READING

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