Improving outcomes for early return of urinary continence

Bernardo M. Rocco, Gabriele Cozzi, Sara Melegari, Vipul R. Patel

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Abstract

Incontinence and impotence are the two chief drawbacks of radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP).1Incontinence seems to be the problem that troubles patients most, even if its incidence is inferior to that of impotence.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRobotic Urologic Surgery, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Pages179-193
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781848828001, 9781848827998
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2012

Keywords

  • Prostate cancer
  • Robotic prostatectomy
  • Surgical outcomes
  • Surgical techniques
  • Urinary continence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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