A prospective randomized trial of interstitial radiofrequency therapy versus transurethral resection for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

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OBJECTIVE To carry out a prospective randomized trial comparing interstitial radiofrequency therapy (IRFT) with transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) in the treatment of bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia. PATIENTS AND METHODS The change in detrusor pressure at maximum flow (PdetQmax) was chosen as the primary… (More)

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@article{Mostafid1997APR, title={A prospective randomized trial of interstitial radiofrequency therapy versus transurethral resection for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.}, author={A. Hugh Mostafid and Nick Harrison and P. J. Thomas and Monica Fletcher}, journal={British journal of urology}, year={1997}, volume={80 1}, pages={116-22} }