The diffusion of minimally invasive radical prostatectomy in the United States: A case study of the introduction of new surgical devices Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • MIRP patients had adverse urinary and sexual outcomes throughout the diffusion of minimally invasive surgery. This may have been a result of the rapid adoption of robotic surgery with inadequate surgeon preparedness.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/pcan.2014.49

PubMed ID

  • 25512262

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 75

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 18

number

  • 1