Prostate Surgery Quality Reports
The Prostate and Urologic Cancer Program at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin maintains an extensive database of surgery patients. The data below reflects men who had a prostatectomy (removal of the prostate gland) for the treatment for prostate cancer. This surgery is used if the cancer appears not to have spread outside the gland.
Key measures for open prostatectomies performed between Jan. 1, 2009 and Dec. 31, 2010, and robotic prostatectomies performed between Jan. 1, 2010 and Dec. 31, 2010, are shown below.
Key Measures: Open Radical Prostatectomy and Robotic Prostatectomy
|Number of Procedures
|Average Length of Surgery
|Average Length of Stay
|Average Blood Loss
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