Functional outcomes of partial prostate ablation and focal therapy: Are we managing expectations of a bar set too high? Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Prostate
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Salvage Therapy
  • Ultrasound, High-Intensity Focused, Transrectal
  • Urination Disorders

abstract

  • Outcome measures from prostate ablation have served to partially address some patient short-term goals of treatment and to support the further development of these approaches. More specific data to understand the long-term outcomes, goals and expectations for functional recovery that may be specific to each treatment modality are needed.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/MOU.0000000000000169

PubMed ID

  • 25775365

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 220

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 25

number

  • 3