Preoperative and intraoperative measurements of urethral length as predictors of continence after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Intraoperative Period
  • Preoperative Period
  • Prostatectomy
  • Robotics
  • Urethra

abstract

  • Longer stretched and cut urethral lengths appear to correlate with faster return to a pad-free state. Attention to maximal preservation of the distal continence mechanism is important for optimal continence outcomes after RALP.

publication date

  • June 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/end.2010.0692

PubMed ID

  • 21568755

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1025

end page

  • 30

volume

  • 25

number

  • 6