Reoperation, myocardial infarction and mortality after transurethral and open prostatectomy: a nation-wide, long-term analysis of 23,123 cases.

@article{Madersbacher2005ReoperationMI,
  title={Reoperation, myocardial infarction and mortality after transurethral and open prostatectomy: a nation-wide, long-term analysis of 23,123 cases.},
  author={Stephan Madersbacher and Jakob E Lackner and Clemens Broessner and Michaela Roehlich and Igor Stancik and Manfred Willinger and Georg Schatzl},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2005},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={499-504}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyse long-term rates of reoperation, myocardial infarction and mortality after transurethral (TURP) and open prostatectomy (open PE) in a nation-wide analysis. MATERIAL AND METHODS Patients who underwent TURP (n=20,671) or open PE (n=2452) in Austria between 1992 and 1996 entered this study and were followed for up to 8 years. Actuarial… CONTINUE READING