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  • RARC
  • Kyrollis Attalla, MD, and colleagues of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York analyzed data from randomized, prospective, and retrospective studies comparing open radical cystectomy (ORC) with RARC published in the last 5 years. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • versus
  • Enhanced recovery pathways versus standard care after cystectomy: a meta-analysis of the effect on perioperative outcomes. (springer.com)
  • The decision to pursue immediate cystectomy versus conservative therapy should be based on discussions that consider patient age, comorbid status, and an individual's preference for particular postcystectomy health states," the authors wrote. (medpagetoday.com)
  • outcomes
  • Emerging literature has shown the benefits of preoperative immunonutrition in improving postoperative outcomes of radical cystectomy. (urotoday.com)
  • The authors report on the feasibility and outcomes of the N-shaped pouch with an afferent tubular isoperistaltic segment as a new technique for creating a capacious, low pressure bladder substitute following radical cystectomy. (urotoday.com)
  • Procedures
  • Placebo arm: As there is no standard of care concerning administration of antifibrinolytic agents in cystectomy procedures, controls will follow the same dosing and schedule described above, but with 0.9% saline infusion. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • intestine
  • It can be caused by using a part of the intestine to divert urine after a cystectomy. (peacehealth.org)
  • In 1979, Camey and Le Duc reported their experience of creating a neobladder from small intestine, with preservation of the urethral sphincter mechanism at cystectomy. (urotoday.com)
  • reduces
  • Importance of this study: A successful pilot will encourage us to continue with the full RCT that will determine whether tranexamic acid reduces blood loss and subsequent transfusions during radical cystectomy. (knowcancer.com)
  • treatment
  • Immediate cystectomy resulted in a mean life expectancy of 14.3 years for the base patient compared with 13.6 years for conservative treatment. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The addition of utilities resulted in a mean quality-adjusted life expectancy of 12.32 years for cystectomy, which remained superior to conservative treatment by 0.35 year. (medpagetoday.com)