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Quality of Life in Men Undergoing Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Versus Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01173952
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2010 by Samsung Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : August 2, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 2, 2010
Sponsor:
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Samsung Medical Center

Brief Summary:
This study is prospective evaluation of quality of life in men undergoing robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy versus radical retropubic prostatectomy.

Condition or disease
Prostatic Neoplasms Quality of Life

Detailed Description:

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


Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 350 participants
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 Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2014

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients diagnosed with prostate cancer
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pathologic diagnosis of prostate adenocarcinoma
  • Clinical stage: AJCC (VI) stage T1-T2 N0M0
  • Primary treatment at Samsung Medical Center for prostate cancer using: radical retropubic prostatectomy, robotic prostatectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical Stage: T3, T4, nodal or distant metastasis
  • All kind of neoadjuvant, concurrent and adjuvant treatment
  • poor health forced a patient into dropout

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Contacts
Contact: Sung Won Lee, M.D.& Ph.D. 82-2-3410-3552 drswlee@skku.edu
Contact: Deok Hyun Han, M.D.& Ph.D. 82-2-3410-6431 deokhyun.han@samsung.com

Sponsors and Collaborators
Samsung Medical Center
Investigators
Study Chair: Sung Won Lee, M.D.& Ph.D. Department of Urology Samsung Medical Center

Responsible Party: Sung Won Lee, M.D.& Ph.D./Professor, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Department of Urology Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01173952     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010-06-026
First Posted: August 2, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 2, 2010
Last Verified: June 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases