Clinical trial of alfuzosin stone expulsion therapy for distal ureteral calculi: efficacy and patient outcome evaluation
- At: Bangkok (Thailand) (2014)
- Type: Poster
- By: EL SAID, Nouran (Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Industries, Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy, Cairo, Egypt)
- Co-author(s): El Wakeel, Lamia (Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt)
Kamal, Khaled (Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt)
Background: Ureteral stones have an important place in urological practice. Alpha- blockers induce ureteral smooth muscle relaxation thus aiding stone passage.
Aims: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of the Î±- blocker Alfuzosin on patients with uncomplicated distal ureteral calculi.
Methods: This was a prospective, randomized, controlled study. .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.