Laparoscopic versus open prostatectomy for the treatment of localised prostate cancer (Protocol)

Dragan Ilic, Sue Evans, Declan Murphy, Mark Frydenberg

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The primary objective of this systematic review is to determine whether LRP, specifically RALP, is more effective than ORP in reducing prostate cancer-specific mortality and increasing biochemical recurrence-free survival. Our secondary objective is to determine the adverse events associated with the two interventions.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages8
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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