Quality of life following radical prostatectomy.

  title={Quality of life following radical prostatectomy.},
  author={Ruth Kirschner-Hermanns and Gerhard Jakse},
  journal={Critical reviews in oncology/hematology},
  volume={43 2},
Radical prostatectomy is a procedure performed with increasing frequency in patients with localized prostate cancer. Although, the operative morbidity is considerably low, urinary incontinence and erectile dysfunction remain an important and persistent problem. Since several years the impact of radical prostatectomy on the quality of life (HRQOL) is… CONTINUE READING