'Crushing the stone': A brief history of lithotripsy, the first minimally invasive surgery Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lithotripsy
  • Urinary Bladder Calculi

abstract

  • Lithotripsy evolved as the first minimally invasive surgical procedure owing to the ingenuity and skill of our urological forebears.

publication date

  • August 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2008.07639.x

PubMed ID

  • 18422769

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 432

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 102

number

  • 4