The surgical learning curve for prostate cancer control after radical prostatectomy Article Comment uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Clinical Competence
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • As a surgeon's experience increases, cancer control after radical prostatectomy improves, presumably because of improved surgical technique. Further research is needed to examine the specific techniques used by experienced surgeons that are associated with improved outcomes.

publication date

  • February 2008

Research

keywords

  • Comment

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2007.10.044

PubMed ID

  • 18423716

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1171

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 179

number

  • 2