Latest Robotic prostatectomy Stories

2011-01-21 00:00:48

Several prominent urologic surgeons discussed their use of Aureon’s prognostic tests. Yonkers, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) January 20, 2011 Today, Aureon Biosciences, Inc.

2010-12-20 15:07:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The SMART Surgery Technique is the brainchild of Dr. David B. Samadi, a robotic prostatectomy expert, as well as the Vice Chairman, Department of Urology, and Chief of Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City.

2010-12-14 11:54:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study in the journal Cancer shows that staging prostate cancer that has not metastasized beyond the prostate gland does predict the outcome, prognosis or risk of cancer recurrence after a radical prostatectomy.

2010-11-18 09:08:15

It’s a high-tech takeover and some doctors are raving about robotic-assisted surgery involving complex pancreatic procedures.

2010-11-17 14:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new technique has been discovered that could potentially impact research of prostate cancer and how the tumor functions. The technique surgically removes a normal and cancerous prostate gland and keeps it alive and functioning in a lab for up to a week.

2010-11-16 13:15:30

A study involving 30 patients suggests that robotic-assisted surgery involving complex pancreatic procedures can be performed safely in a high-volume facility.

2010-11-02 16:57:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), compared to men in 1999, American men in 2006 that were fighting prostate cancer were 45% less likely to die from the disease.

2010-10-20 08:50:27

MUHC specialists conduct first-ever all-robotic surgery and anesthesia.

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