The Survival of Flexible Ureterorenoscopes in Terms of the Total Stone Area and Total Usage Time


GÜNSEREN K. Ö. , ÇİÇEK M. Ç. , KILIÇARSLAN H., DEMİR A.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.34, no.5, pp.567-572, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2019.0761
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.567-572
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: We investigated the survival of a flexible ureterorenoscope (FURS) in regard to the total stone area (TSA) and total usage time (TUT) to determine the cutoff values for its survival.