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Table 2 Overall outcomes, stone free rate, complication, retreatment rate

From: Comparison of ultrasound-assisted and pure fluoroscopy-guided extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy for renal stones

  US (n = 209) FS (n = 216) p value
Stone free rate (%) 91 (43.5) 61 (28.2)  < 0.001
Disintegrate rate (%) 179 (85.6) 139 (64.3)  < 0.001
Retreatment rate (%) 31 (14.8) 77 (35.6)  < 0.001
Complication rate (%) 4 (1.9) 13 (6.0) 0.031