Cancer control and functional outcomes after radical prostatectomy as markers of surgical quality: Analysis of heterogeneity between surgeons at a single cancer center Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cancer Care Facilities
  • General Surgery
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • A patient's likelihood of recovering erectile and urinary function may differ depending on which of two surgeons performs his RP. Functional preservation does not appear to come at the expense of cancer control; rather, both are related to surgical quality.

publication date

  • March 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3060298

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2010.10.045

PubMed ID

  • 21095055

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 317

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 59

number

  • 3