Latest Robotic prostatectomy Stories

2011-06-08 13:17:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The rapid adoption of robotic prostatectomy in the US is leading more men to choose surgery as their primary treatment for prostate cancer, according to a study presented at the annual American Urological Association meeting and co-authored by Dr.

2011-05-26 14:18:00

NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new prostate cancer study published in the New England Journal of Medicine comparing surgical treatment to "watchful waiting" revealed important findings for patients newly diagnosed with prostate cancer and currently debating their treatment options.

2011-05-09 15:09:00

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Robotic prostatectomy and prostate cancer treatment expert Dr.

2011-05-04 14:40:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Robotic prostatectomy and prostate cancer treatment expert Dr. David B.

2011-03-16 07:00:00

MIAMI, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicholas C. Lambrou, M.D., FACOG, of Miami Gynecologic Oncology, will present a seminar focusing on the latest advancements in robotic assisted gynecologic oncology surgery with David Kushner, MD, of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine. Dr.

2011-03-10 15:17:28

A new study conducted by researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and Yale School of Medicine shows that when hospitals acquire surgical robotic technology, men in that region are more likely to have prostate cancer surgery.

2011-03-08 15:45:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jan des Bouvrie, the renowned Dutch interior designer and host of the famous makeover design show "TV Woonmagazine" is back in Netherlands at his design studio, Het Arsenaal, having had a successful salvage robotic prostate removal procedure done after previous radiation therapies failed to eliminate his prostate cancer.

2011-03-08 14:54:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a study conducted by the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland and published in Cancer Epidemiology and Biomarkers, statistics suggest a strong link between a male individual's Body Mass Index (BMI) and the likelihood that they will develop aggressive, high-grade prostate cancer.

2011-02-17 15:30:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study, experience in robotic surgery is only obtained after the procedure has been performed more than 1,600 times.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.