Prediction of Morbidity and Mortality After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy By Using the Charlson Comorbidity Index

UNSAL A., RESORLU B., ATMACA A. F., DIRI A., GOKTUG H. N. G., Can C. E., ...More

UROLOGY, vol.79, no.1, pp.55-60, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.urology.2011.06.038
  • Journal Name: UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.55-60
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVES To determine whether the Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI) predicts postoperative medical complications and death in patients treated with percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL).