Treatment strategies for patients with renal colic: a review of the comparative clinical and cost-effectiveness

Record ID 32016000194
Authors' recommendations: The literature search did not find evidence that compared clinical and cost effectiveness of conservative therapy to surgical therapy for patients with renal colic.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2014
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists
  • Analgesia
  • Analgesics
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Calcium Channel Blockers
  • Cyclooxygenase 2 Inhibitors
  • Drug Therapy
  • Fluid Therapy
  • Kidney Calculi
  • Laser Therapy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Rehydration Solutions
  • Renal Colic
  • Stents
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
  • Nephrostomy, Percutaneous
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative
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