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In this 60-minute roundtable discussion webinar,our panel of specialists in urolithiasis discusses the challenges for selecting the best surgical intervention for urinary stones. The faculty examines the advantages and limitations of ESWL and URS in the management of ureteral stones with respect to stone-free rates and patient quality of life.

Programme Chair:
Ranan Dasgupta, MD, FRCS (Urol)
United Kingdom 

Joyce Baard, MD
The Netherlands

Teng Aik Ong, FRCS (Urol)

Hassan Razvi, MD, FRCSC

This educational programme is supported by SIU Society Contributor STORZ MEDICAL.
Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant should be able:
  • Recall current challenges in ureteral stone management
  • Recognize the advantages and limitations of ESWL vs URS to treat ureteral stones, with regards to stone-free rates, need for subsequent interventions, complications, and patient quality of life
  • Understand which factors may guide the choice of active treatment for ureteral stones
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