Int J Surg 2020 Dec 13;84:154-155. Epub 2020 Nov 13.
Department of Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Hainan Medical University, 570100, Haikou, China; Department of Urology Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Hainan Medical University, 570100, Haikou, China. Electronic address:
Day-care percutaneous nephrolithotomy (day-PCNL) is being performed more routinely and rapidly, irrespective of that, medical literature comparative analysis of day-PCNL with inpatient percutaneous nephrolithotomy is scares, despite the advancement in clinical surgical systems, safety and efficiency of these two procedures are still a mainstay concern to surgical professionals globally. The purpose of this systemic review and/or meta-analysis study was to assess the safety and efficacy of PCNL as a day care surgical procedure compared to conventional inpatient PCNL. Read More