Pain Perception During Shock Wave Lithotripsy: Does It Correlate With Patient and Stone Characteristics?


Hanci V., Tokgoz H., Turksoy O., EROL B. , Akduman B., Mungan N. A.

JOURNAL OF THE CHINESE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, vol.73, no.9, pp.477-482, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1726-4901(10)70102-7
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE CHINESE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.477-482

Abstract

Background: To investigate the correlation of various clinical parameters [number of shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) sessions, body mass index, patient age, gender, and stone characteristics] with pain perception during the SWL procedure.