Radical cystectomy over the age of 75 is safe and increases survival

Abstract

BACKGROUND Radical cystectomy (RC) is probably underused in elderly patients due to a potential increased postoperative complication risk, as reflected by their considerable comorbidities. Our objective was to estimate the overall complication rate and investigate a potential benefit to patients over the age of 75 subjected to RC in terms of disease-free… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2318-12-18

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