Author | James F. Borin, MD


Pre-radical prostatectomy leakage, pad use predicts post-radical prostatectomy continence

March 01, 2009

Baseline urinary continence status, based on a strict definition of no leakage or pad use, is predictive of improved return of continence following radical prostatectomy, according to University of Chicago researchers.

Fascial closure helps prevent port-site hernias

March 01, 2009

Fascial closure is an effective method to prevent port-site hernias, even when non-bladed trocars are used, according to a study presented at the World Congress of Endourology & SWL.