Oct 2019

The report presents a summary of the reimbursement situation for lithotripsy for kidney stones in Europe. The following types of procedure are considered: extracorporeal shock wave therapy; intracorporeal (endoscopic) lithotripsy with different type of energy used. The analysis covers procedure coding, payment mechanism, reimbursement tariffs and policy restrictions in 11 EU countries including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland. It is also possible to add analysis in the Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Russia and Turkey. Read more