Transition from pure laparoscopic to robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: a single surgeon institutional evolution.

@article{Trabulsi2010TransitionFP,
  title={Transition from pure laparoscopic to robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: a single surgeon institutional evolution.},
  author={Edouard John Trabulsi and Joseph C. Zola and Leonard G. Gomella and Costas D. Lallas},
  journal={Urologic oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={
          81-5
        }
}
PURPOSE To review a single surgeon experience of transitioning to a robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy program (RALP) with prior pure laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP) experience. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective review of surgical results from a single surgeon performing LRP transitioning to RALP was performed. Two hundred five patients undergoing RALP by a single, fellowship-trained, urologic oncologist were analyzed and compared with 45 patients undergoing LRP by the… CONTINUE READING
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