The journal aims to publish original articles in the fields of clinical and experimental investigation only within the sphere of urolithiasis and its related areas of research. The journal covers all aspects of urolithiasis research including the diagnosis, epidemiology, pathogenesis, genetics, clinical biochemistry, open and non-invasive surgical intervention, nephrological investigation, chemistry and prophylaxis of the disorder. The Editor welcomes contributions on topics of interest to urologists, nephrologists, radiologists, clinical biochemists, epidemiologists, nutritionists, basic scientists and nurses working in that field.

The journal was formerly published as "Urological Research".

Acknowledgement: The cover image was kindly provided by Dr James E Lingeman of the Indiana University Health Physicians - Urology, Indianapolis, IN, USA.


  • Presents clinical and experimental investigation within the sphere of urolithiasis
  • Addresses all aspects of urolithiasis research including the diagnosis, epidemiology, pathogenesis, open and non-invasive surgical intervention, and more
  • Useful to urologists, nephrologists, radiologists and others in the field
  • 100% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

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  • William G. Robertson
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3.436 (2020)
Impact factor
3.011 (2020)
Five year impact factor
33 days
Submission to first decision
103 days
Submission to acceptance
95,873 (2020)
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