Update Series (2015) Lesson 15: Where Does Shock Wave Lithotripsy Fit in 2015? Technology, Patient Selection and Techniques
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Ryan K. Flannigan, MD
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David I. Harriman, MD
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Ryan F. Paterson, MD, FRCSC
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Ben H. Chew, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Disclosures: Bard Medical: Consultant; Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, Olympus: Consultant/Lecturer; Percutaneous Systems, Poly-Med:
Department of Urologic Sciences
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada
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