Case-fatality of hyperplasia of the prostate in two teaching and three regional-board hospitals.

Mortality of hyperplasia of the prostate, as in many common conditions, is higher in the regional board than the teaching hospitals of England and Wales. 932 men with simple hyperplasia of the prostate consecutively admitted to two teaching and three regional-board hospitals have been studied. There were 5 deaths among 556 men admitted from the waiting-list… CONTINUE READING