Conservative management of post-radical prostatectomy incontinence.

  title={Conservative management of post-radical prostatectomy incontinence.},
  author={Petros Sountoulides and Ioannis K. Vakalopoulos and Dimitrios Kikidakis and Stavros Charalampous},
  journal={Archivos espanoles de urologia},
  volume={66 8},
Radical prostatectomy is currently the mainstay of treatment for localized prostate cancer. Although there is evidence that the evolution in surgical technique with the introduction of laparoscopic and robot-assisted radical prostatectomy has resulted in an improvement of functional outcomes, a significant percentage of patients are still bothered by post-prostatectomy incontinence. However, the majority of patients will find improvement in their continence status from conservative measures and… CONTINUE READING