Cost comparison of open and robot-assisted partial nephrectomy in treatment of renal tumor.

CONCLUSIONS: To be profitable for the hospital in the French GHS system, robot-assisted partial nephrectomy must take place in a complex where at least 300 robot-assisted interventions are performed annually, in the framework of a hospitalization lasting four days or less, the use of a single needle holder and no systematic use of a haemostatic agent. LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: 4. PMID: 26971674 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Progres en Urologie - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Prog Urol Source Type: research

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Publication date: 2019Source: European Urology Supplements, Volume 18, Issue 5Author(s): S.M. Croghan, C. Albu, D. McNicholas, JSA Khan, S. David, N. Nabi, M. Shelly, F. Wallis, S.K. Giri
Source: European Urology Supplements - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Publication date: 2019Source: European Urology Supplements, Volume 18, Issue 5Author(s): S. Anderson, S.W. Considine, S. O’Meara, M.S. Aboelmaged, K.J. O’Malley, D. Galvin, N. Hegarty, S. Connolly
Source: European Urology Supplements - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
This study included retrospective data of 95 consecutive donors in a transplant center who were under going donor nephrectomy. RESULTS: : Donor demographics and clinical characteristics were generally similar between treatment groups. There were fewer female donors in the finger-assisted open donor nephrectomy treatment group (70.5% vs 29.5%; P = .003), but median body mass index was similar between groups (28 vs 26 kg/m²; P = .032). Patients who received laparoscopic donor nephrectomy had longer operative duration (3.5 vs 1.2 h; P
Source: Experimental and Clinical Transplantation : official journal of the Middle East Society for Organ Transplantation - Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Tags: Exp Clin Transplant Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Nephrectomy following ICI for RCC is safe and technically feasible with favorable surgical outcomes and pathologic response. Timing of the nephrectomy relative to checkpoint dosing did not seem to impact outcome. Biopsies of lesions responding radiographically to ICI may warrant attention prior to surgical excision. PMID: 31522865 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Urologic Oncology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: Urol Oncol Source Type: research
Conditions:   Nephrectomy, Anesthesia, Regional, Patient-controlled, Analgesia;   Kidney Diseases Interventions:   Drug: Ropivacaine injection;   Other: Sham Sponsors:   McMaster University;   St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton Not yet recruiting
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To evaluate the role of three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction technique in renal function protection and ipsilateral parenchymal mass preserved after laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) in patients with com...
Source: World Journal of Surgical Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Research Source Type: research
Conclusion: Our design of retrieval system offers a cost-effective option which is easy to make, without the risk of tumor seeding and without the need for separate access sheath. It's a retrieval system which has proved its efficacy in laparoscopic as well as robotic procedures with no bearing on the expertise of the surgeon involved.
Source: Journal of Minimal Access Surgery - Category: Surgery Authors: Source Type: research
PMID: 31503053 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Chinese Medical Journal - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: Chin Med J (Engl) Source Type: research
We evaluated prognostic risk factors of recurrence-free survival (RFS), metastasis-free survival (MFS), cancer-specific survival (CSS), and overall survival (OS) outcomes in patients with non-metastatic renal cell carcinoma (nmRCC) after curative nephrectomy during long-term-follow-up. The medical records of 4260 patients with nmRCC who underwent curative nephrectomy between 2000 and 2012 from five Korean institutions and followed-up after postoperative 1-month until December 2017 were retrospectively analyzed for RFS, MFS, OS, and CSS. During the median 43.86 months of follow-up, 342 recurrences, 127 metastases, and 361 d...
Source: Frontiers in Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
Authors: Campos-Sañudo JA, Ballestero-Diego R, Zubillaga-Guerrero S, Rodríguez-Sanjuán JC, Asensio-Lahoz A, Monge-Miralles JM, Crespo-Santiago D Abstract OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the complications and 30-day mortality rates following open radical nephrectomy and laparoscopic radical nephrectomy using the Clavien-Dindo classification system in a low-volume hospital. METHODS: We conducted a retrospective analysis of 263 patients who underwent open or laparoscopic radical nephrectomy (1996-2016) in our local district general hospital. Postoperative complications and 30- day mortalities were eva...
Source: Archivos Espanoles de Urologia - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Arch Esp Urol Source Type: research
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