Prospective Evaluation of Quality of Life in Men Undergoing Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Vs. Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy
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
Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective
Sung Won Lee, M.D.& Ph.D.
Department of Urology Samsung Medical Center
South Korea: Institutional Review Board