Regional versus General Anesthesia for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: A Meta-Analysis

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OBJECTIVE To compare the effectiveness and safety of regional anesthesia (RA) and general anesthesia (GA) for percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PNL). PATIENTS AND METHODS PubMed, EMBASE, The Cochrane Library, and the Web of Knowledge databases were systematically searched to identify relevant studies. After literature screening and data extraction, a meta… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126587

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@inproceedings{Hu2015RegionalVG, title={Regional versus General Anesthesia for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: A Meta-Analysis}, author={Henglong Hu and Baolong Qin and Deng He and Yuchao Lu and Zhenyu Zhao and Jiaqiao Zhang and Yufeng Wang and Shaogang Wang}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2015} }