Comparative Effectiveness of Prostate Cancer Surgical Treatments: A Population Based Analysis of Postoperative Outcomes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Laparoscopy
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Robotics

abstract

  • Laparoscopic prostatectomy and open radical prostatectomy have similar rates of postoperative morbidity and additional treatment. Men considering prostate cancer surgery should understand the expected benefits and risks of each technique to facilitate decision making and set realistic expectations.

publication date

  • April 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2866516

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2009.12.021

PubMed ID

  • 20188381

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1366

end page

  • 72

volume

  • 183

number

  • 4