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Title Urolithiasis : basic science and clinical practice / Jamsheer J. Talati [and others], editors ; Farhat Abbas [and others], associate editors
Published London : Springer, [2012]
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Contents Epidemiology -- Epidemiology of Kidney Stones in the European Union / Palle J.S. Osther -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in North America / John D. Densted, Andrew Fuller -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in Pakistan / Amanullah Memon, Khursheed Anwar-- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in Northern India / Raguram Ganesamoni Shrawan K. Singh -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in Kerala, South India / Y.M. Fazil Marickar -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in China / Deyi Luo, Hong Li, Kunjie Wang -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in South America / Fernando Korkes, Nestor Schor, Ita Pfeferman Heilberg -- Epidemiology: South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa / Allen Rodgers -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in Australia / Ming-Chak Lee, Simon Virgil Bariol -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in Saudi Arabia with an Overview of the Regional Differences / Salah R. El-Faqih -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in Iran / Gholamreza Pourmand, Bita Pourmand
Epidemiology of Stone Disease Over a 40-Year Period in Japan / Yoshihide Ogawa -- Epidemiology of Stone Disease in the Russian Federation and Post-Soviet Era / Andrei Novikov, Tair Nazarov, Vladimir Yu. Startsev -- Renal Stone Disease in Different Racial Groups / Jamsheer J. Talati, Naveed Haroon -- Etiology -- Stone Composition and Morphology: A Window on Etiology / Michel Daudon, Paul Jungers -- The Genetics of Kidney Stones / Pietro Manuel Ferraro, Giovanni Gambaro-- Familial Clustering of Stone Disease / Jamsheer Jehangir Talati, Naveed Haroon -- Uric Acid Nephrolithiasis: Basic and Clinical Aspects / Khashayar Sakhaee -- Oxalate and Urolithiasis / Ben H. Chew, Dirk Lange -- Anti-inflammatory Proteins in Kidney Stone Matrix / Anwar Ali Siddiqui, Shamim Mushtaq -- Etiology -- Physiology of Renal Handling of Citrate / Samra Bashir, Naveed Ahmed Khan, Anwarul-Hassan Gilani-- Urinary Citrate and Stone Disease / Charles Y.C. Pak -- Renal Tubular Acidosis and Stone Formation / Somnuek Domrongkitchaiporn, Wasana Stitchantrakul
Nephrolithiasis and Its Interrelationship with Vitamin D, Parathyroid Hormone, and Calcium / Aysha Habib Khan -- Current Understanding of the Role of Randall's Plaque / Jessica A. Mandeville, Ehud Gnessin, James E. Lingeman -- Melamine-Associated Urinary Stone / Yao Liang Deng, Cheng Yang Li -- Trace Elements in Urolithiasis / Albrecht Hesse, Roswitha Siener-- Infection Stones / Janet Colli, Raju Thomas -- Epidemiological and Etiological Considerations / Hans-Göran Tiselius -- Diagnosis -- Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Stones: An Overview / Ahmed S. El-Hefnawy, Ahmed A. Shokeir -- Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Stone Disease in Emergency Settings / Luo Yang, Hong Li, Kunjie Wang -- The Utilization of Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Urolithiasis / James H. Masterson, Alyson Brinker, Nathan Hawkes, Lee D. Hall -- The Role of Radiological Imaging / Zafar Sajjad -- Radiation Exposure in Uroradiology / Maseeh uz Zaman -- The Use of Low-Dose CT Scanning / Sean A. Pierre
The Physics of Ultrasound and X-Rays: A Primer for Urologists / K. Razi Naqvi-- Technology and Innovation -- The Stone Surgeon/Lithotomists' Armamentarium: Today and Tomorrow / Carl Sarkissian, Manoj Monga -- Physics and Technique of Shock Wave Lithotripsy (SWL) / Othmar J. Wess-- Laser Lithotripsy Physics / Joel M.H. Teichman, Jinze Qiu, Wook Kang, Kin Foong Chan-- Bioeffects of Shock Wave Lithotripsy / Ehud Gnessin, James E. Lingeman -- Technology and Innovation -- History and Development of the Ureteroscope: What Does the Future Hold? / Demetrius H. Bagley, Kelly A. Healy -- The Operating Room Technicians' and Nurses' Roles in Urologic Surgery / Mohammad Iqbal, Khurram Mutahir Siddiqui -- Innovation in Stone Disease / Brian H. Eisner, Stephen P. Dretler -- Management Strategies -- The Management of a Patient with an Acute Stone Problem / Ahmed S. El-Hefnawy, Ahmed Abed, Ahmed A. Shokeir -- Open Surgery: Current Status and Techniques / Nagaraja P. Rao
Shock Wave Lithotripsy: Present Indications and Future Prospects / Michael E. Lipkin, Glenn M. Preminger -- What You Should Know About Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy and How You Can Improve Your Performance / Christian G. Chaussy, Hans-Göran Tiselius -- Examples of Clinical Problems that Might Be Encountered in Patients Treated with Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy / Hans-Göran Tiselius, Christian G. Chaussy -- SWL of Renal and Ureteral Stones: The Chinese Experience / Xizhao Sun, Xiaoming Cong, Luming Shen-- Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery (RIRS) / Andreas J. Gross, Christopher Netsch -- Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) / Mahesh R. Desai, Arvind P. Ganpule -- Tubeless Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy / Chong H. Choe, James O. L'Esperance, Suzanne R. Gudeman -- Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: The Chinese Approach / Guohua Zeng, Wen Zhong, Zhaohui He -- Percutaneous Nephrostomy, Antegrade Stent Placement, and Radiological Control of Post-PCNL Bleeding / Tanveer ul Haq, Basit Salam
Management Strategies for Staghorn Stones / Markus Margreiter, Michael Marberger -- Ureteral Stone Management: An Overview / Sutchin R. Patel, Stephen Y. Nakada -- Ureteroscopy for Ureteric Stones / Gerhard J. Fuchs, Steven G. Koopman -- Tricks for Successful Ureteroscopy / Zhong Wu, Chen-Chen Feng -- Lasers in Stone Disease / Anne Sophie Knipper, Andreas J. Gross -- Ureteric Stents: Their Use and Abuse / Stuart J. Graham -- Management Strategies -- Ureteric Stenting: Tips and Tricks / Syed Muhammad Nazim -- Transperitoneal Laparoscopic and Retroperitoneoscopic Stone Treatment / Marcel Hruza, Jens J. Rassweiler -- Role of Robotic-Assisted Surgery in the Management of Urolithiasis / Tyler Luthringer, Khurram Mutahir Siddiqui -- Management of Urinary Bladder Calculi / Jai Pal Paryani -- Current Status of Medical Expulsion Therapy for Urinary Calculi / Zhangqun Ye, Huan Yang -- Dissolution of Stones by Oral and Irrigative Therapy / Ruslan Korets, Joseph A. Graversen, Mantu Gupta
Traditional Chinese Medicine for Treatment of Urinary Stones / Xiao He -- Patient Safety and the Importance of Informed Consent / Robyna Irshad Khan -- Anesthesia and Pain Relief for Procedures Performed to Manage Urolithiasis / Gauhar Afshan, Aliya Ahmed -- Management of Stones under Special Circumstances -- Shock Wave Lithotripsy, Endourological Intervention, and Hemostatic Defects / Bushra Moiz -- Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices / Azam Shafquat -- Stone Disease in Pregnancy / Ahmed Mohamed Elshal, Ahmed A. Shokeir -- Minimally Invasive Treatment of Calculi in Renal Anomalies / Ahmed R. El-Nahas, Ahmed A. Shokeir -- Kidney Stones and Chronic Kidney Disease / Absar Ali, Quratulain Khan, Tazeen H. Jafar -- Calculus Renal Failure in Pakistan / Saiyid Jaffar Ali Naqvi -- Urolithiasis in Renal Transplant Donors and Recipients / Ahmed M. Harraz, Ahmed A. Shokeir -- Primary Hyperoxaluria: The Role and Timing of Liver and Kidney Transplantation / Harshal Rajekar, Shrawan K. Singh -- Pediatric Urolithiasis
Metabolic Stone Disease in Children / Kemal Sarica -- Pediatric Urinary Stone Disease in China / Gang Wang -- Patient Evaluation and Comparison of Stone-Removing Strategies in Pediatric Patients with Urinary Tract Stones / Temuçin Şenkul -- Pediatric Urolithiasis -- Pediatric Vesicle Stone / M.S. Ansari, Diplomat National Board, Jatinder Kumar -- Shock Wave Lithotripsy for Renal Stone in Children / M. Hammad Ather -- Endourological Approaches to Renal and Ureteric Calculi in Children / Zafar Zaidi, Zaheer Alam -- Prevention of Recurrence -- Biochemical Risk Evaluation in Patients with Urolithiasis / Hans-Göran Tiselius -- Application of Physical Methods to Kidney Stones and Randall's Plaque Characterization / Michel Daudon, Dominique C. Bazin-- General and Specific Dietary Advice for the Prevention of Stone Recurrence / William G. Robertson -- Overview of Stone Prevention Strategies in China / Zhiqiang Chen -- Management of Hypercalciuria and Oxalates in the Prevention of Stone Recurrence / John R. Asplin -- Citrate Therapy for Calcium and Uric Acid Stones / Ephrem O. Olweny, Margaret S. Pearle
The Importance of Water and Other Fluids in the Prevention of Stone Recurrence / Tiziana Meschi, Antonio Nouvenne, Loris Borghi -- Orthophosphates / Renata Caudarella -- Management of Cystinuria / Jan Peter Jessen, Thomas Knoll -- The Detection and Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism in Patients with Urolithiasis / Mumtaz Jamshed Khan, Syed Raziuddin Biyabani -- Normocalcemic Hyperparathyroidism: An Illustrative Case Scenario / Johar Raza, Jamsheer J. Talati -- How to Perform a Successful Exploration of the Neck for Primary Hyperparathyroidism / William R. Lynn, John A. Lynn -- Education, Training, Assessment, and Development -- Professional Development and Competence of Physicians / Camer W. Vellani -- Assessment in Postgraduate Training / Zareen Zaidi, John Norcini-- Assessment of Competence / Edward Matsumoto, Jen Hoogenes -- Modern Concepts on Cognito-Psychomotor Skill Development / Rebecca L. Tregunna -- Education and Training of an Academic Urologic Surgeon / Farhat Abbas, Michael Coburn -- Advanced Training of a Practicing Urologist in Stone Disease Management / Tamer El-Husseiny
Across Semantic Turfs: The Need for Broader Education / Syed Nomanul Haq-- Stimulating Research and Innovation in Residents / Scott Leslie, Mihir Desai -- Equitable Management of Stone Disease -- Bringing Sophisticated High-Technology Surgical Care to the Rural Masses: What Is India Doing? -- Bringing Highly Technological Urolithiasis Care to a Billion People: What Is China Doing? / Guo-Min Wang, Jian-Ming Guo -- Lithotripter Sharing / André van der Merwe -- Choosing and Purchasing Expensive Medical Equipment: A Hospital Perspective / Nadeem Kamal Mustafa Khan -- Comparative Costs of Various Treatment Strategies and Preventive Measures / Roswitha Siener, Albrecht Hesse-- Financial Options for Purchase, Lease, and Hire of Lithotripters / Faridun K. Dadachanji, Economics -- The Engagement of Philanthropy / Shamsh Kassim-Lakha -- The Impact on Health Care of the Recent Global Epidemiological Trends in Urolithiasis / Alberto Trinchieri -- Societal Changes and the Etiology of Stone Disease / Dorit E. Zilberman, Tyler Luthringer, Daniel Young, David M. Albala -- Case Scenarios -- Case Scenarios and Interesting Images in Urolithiasis / M. Hammad Ather, Zafar Sajjad
Summary Urolithiasis: Basic Science and Clinical Practice is a comprehensive text that assists urologists in defining the best choice of treatment for each case through a balanced presentation of underlying science, diagnostic methods and practical tips, with additional discussions on educational issues, costs and management of resources. This user-friendly practical resource is replete with full-color illustrations and radiographs, covering all aspects of stone disease, and offering perspectives from Europe, the Americas, China, South Asia, Africa, and Australia. Topics include the biochemical and physiological basis of stone formation, treatment options, complications, assessment of techniques and technologies available, and guidelines on the prevention of stone recurrence. Urolithiasis: Basic Science and Clinical Practice is the definitive text on stone disease and is a must read for young consultants starting a new practice, and urologists in residence and training
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Urinary organs -- Calculi -- Treatment.
Urolithiasis -- therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Talati, Jamsheer.
Abbas, Farhat (Urologist)
ISBN 9781447143871 (electronic bk.)
1447143876 (electronic bk.)
9781283945714 (MyiLibrary)
1283945711 (MyiLibrary)