5-year urinary and sexual outcomes after radical prostatectomy: results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The Journal of urology, Volume 179, Issue 5 Suppl, p.S40-4 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Center-Authored Paper, Epidemiology Core Facility, Public Health Sciences Division, Research Trials Office Core Facility - Biostatistics Service, Shared Resources

Abstract:

Prior studies of postoperative outcomes following radical prostatectomy have been limited by selection bias and short-term followup. In this study we assessed temporal changes in urinary and sexual function up to 5 years following radical prostatectomy in a population based cohort.