Costs of medical care after open or minimally invasive prostate cancer surgery: A population-based analysis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Care Costs
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • In this population-based cohort of older men, MRP and ORP had similar economic outcomes. From a payer's perspective, any benefits associated with MRP may not translate to net savings compared with ORP in the first year after surgery.

publication date

  • June 15, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3480340

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.26609

PubMed ID

  • 22025192

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3079

end page

  • 86

volume

  • 118

number

  • 12