PCAN: May 2019
Efficacy and Safety of Enucleation vs. Resection of Prostate for Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials - Full Text ArticleThe purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy and safety of transurethral enucleation and resection of the prostate for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
This meta-analysis was conducted through a systematic search before 1 September 2018. All included publications were randomized controlled trials (RCTs). Efficacy was evaluated based on International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS), maximum urinary flow rate (Qmax), and quality of life (QoL).