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Holmes Simon A.V.; Whitfield, Hugh N.
Current Opinion in Urology: August 1992
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With the establishment of extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL) and percutaneous nephrolithotomy, attention is now focusing on the question of which modality is the most appropriate for stones of a particular size and in a particular position. The value of surgical procedures for some of the more complex calculi is re-emerging.

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