Quality of Life in Men Undergoing Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Versus Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy
This study is prospective evaluation of quality of life in men undergoing robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy versus radical retropubic prostatectomy.
Quality of Life
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Prospective Evaluation of Quality of Life in Men Undergoing Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Vs. Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy|
|Study Start Date:||August 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||January 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Preoperatively, enrolled patients will complete questionnaires called EPIC that will ask about urinary, sexual, bowel and hormonal function
At 1, 3,6,9 and 12 months after surgery, pateints will complete the questionnaires again.
All will be enrolled at Samsung Medical Center
|Contact: Sung Won Lee, M.D.& Ph.D.||email@example.com|
|Contact: Deok Hyun Han, M.D.& Ph.D.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Study Chair:||Sung Won Lee, M.D.& Ph.D.||Department of Urology Samsung Medical Center|