PCNL : no need anymore for Regular 30Fr Access ! Or : “Because MiniPerc is slowly replacing standard PCNL”

YES

Jake Patterson, Sheffield, UK // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Sven Lahme, Pforzheim, Germany // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

SRI SIVALINGAM, MD // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Robert M Sweet // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Supine is more ergonomic than Prone PCNL ! Or : “Because lateral is superior to dorsal”

YES

Guido GIUSTI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Oriol ANGERRI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Amy E. KRAMBECK // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Shubha DE // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

ECIRS is Better than PCNL ! Or : “Because 2 is always better than 1”

YES

Cesare SCOFFONE // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Laurian DRAGOS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Nicole L. MILLER // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Gyan PAREEK // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

PCNL access : always combined Ultrasound and Fluoroscopy ! Or : “Because No Ultrasound:No Perc”

YES

Udo NAGELE // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Andreas SKOLARIKOS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Mantu GUPTA // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Michael LIPKIN // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Intrarenal Pressure : must to be monitored in Endourology ! Or : “Because don’t crack under Pressure”

YES

Silvia PROIETTI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Achilles PLOUMIDIS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Ojas Shah // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Michele Jo Semins // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Guidelines : EAU and AUA guidelines: one size fits all ! Or : “Because we need EAUA Guidelines”

YES

Thomas KNOLL // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Christian SEITZ // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Charles D. SCALES // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Brian DUTY // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Holmium Laser Settings : The dust has settled Or: Dusting is the way to go.

YES

Peter KRONENBERG // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Emre SENER // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Mike M. NGUYEN // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Brian EISNER // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Stone Analysis is more informative than 24 Hours Urine Collection Or : “Because Stones are more important than Urine”

YES

Michael STRAUB // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Steeve DOIZI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Mathew SORENSEN // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Benjamin K. CANALES // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

PCNL Puncture : Anatomical landmarks are essential ! Or : “Because Anatomy must be respected !”

YES

Mitchell R. HUMPHREYS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Kenneth PACE // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Evangelos LIATSIKOS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Salvatore BUTTICE // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Laser Fiber’s efficiency : the Fiber’s tip is the Key ! Or : “Because the Top is the Tip”

YES

Bodo E. KNUDSEN // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Khurshid GHANI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Esteban EMILIANI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Michele TALSO // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Single Use Flexible Ureterorenoscopes : the Death of reusable scopes! Or : “Because Nothing is Immortal”

YES

Brian R. MATLAGA // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Thomas CHI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Bhashkar SOMANI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Guido KHAMPUIS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Stone Equipment is not suitable for UTUC treatment ! Or : “Because we urgently need specific equipment for UTUC management”

YES

Alberto BREDA // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Luca VILLA // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Kelly A. HEALY // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Jonathan D. HARPER // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

JJ Tolerance and Encrustations : bioMaterial is the only important parameter! Or : “Because Silicone is superior to PolyUrethane”

YES

Oliver WISEMAN // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Tzevat TEFIK // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Ben H. CHEW // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

William W. ROBERTS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Ureteral Access for Flexible URS : UAS is optimal ! Or : “Because UAS should be systematically used”

YES

Sara L. BEST // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Jodi ANTONELLI // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Vitor CAVADAS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Alexandre THOMAS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Imaging follow-up after stone treatment : KUB & Ultrasound is enough ! Or : “Because CT is too much Radiation and expensive”

YES

Thomas TAILLY // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Jan BRACHLOW // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

NO

Roger SUR // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION

Vernon M. PAIS // PDF VERSION // FLIP VERSION