Effects of Pathologic Stage on the Learning Curve for Radical Prostatectomy: Evidence That Recurrence in Organ-Confined Cancer Is Largely Related to Inadequate Surgical Technique Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Clinical Competence
  • Physicians
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Excellent rates of cancer control for patients with organ-confined disease treated by the most experienced surgeons suggest that the primary reason such patients recur is inadequate surgical technique.

publication date

  • May 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2637145

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2008.01.005

PubMed ID

  • 18207316

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 960

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 53

number

  • 5