Heterogeneity of outcomes after radical prostatectomy: the surgeon is a factor

It will come as no surprise to regular readers of this blog that there is variation among surgeons in the overall quality of their patients’ outcomes after radical prostatectomy. However, a newly published and large study of outcomes among surgeons in Sweden does expand our knowledge on this topic. … READ MORE …

Variation in prostate cancer control even among experienced urologic surgeons

It has long been known that patient outcomes and complications after prostate surgery vary among surgeons to a greater extent than may be accounted for by chance. … READ MORE …