Abstract:ABSTRACTBackground:With a high rate of recurrence, urolithiasis is a chronic disease that impacts quality of life. The Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System is an NIH validated questionnaire to assess patient quality of life. We evaluated the impact of urolithiasis on quality of life using the NIH-sponsored PROMIS-43 questionnaire.Materials and Methods:Patients reporting to the kidney stone clinic were interviewed to collect information on stone history and demographic information and were a… Show more
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