The authors of a new study sought to update trends in the incidence of kidney stones between 1984 and 2012, as well as factors associated with any changes in the incidence rate.
In a recent study, researchers evaluated how the risk of nephrolithiasis is affected by a gout diagnosis, comorbidities, medication use, and other factors. To see results of the study, including which patients had the highest risk, read more.
Researchers tested the efficacy and safety of alpha blockers in the treatment of patients with ureteric stones.
The American College of Physicians has released new guidelines on prevention strategies for recurrent kidney stones and nephrolithiasis.