Continuous Intraoperative Monitoring of the Pelvic Autonomic Nerves During Total Mesorectal Excision (TME) for the Prevention of Urogenital and Anorectal Dysfunction in Patients With Rectal Cancer.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Prevention
Increase of IPSS score by at least 5 points observed 12 months after surgery compared to the preoperative IPSS score per patient
Werner Kneist, Univ.-Prof.
Department of Visceral and Abdominal Surgery, University Medical Center Mainz
Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices