No excuse not to report complications using standardized methodology

  • Declan Murphy Division of Cancer Surgery Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Melbourne Australia
  • Marni Basto Division of Cancer Surgery Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Melbourne Australia
Keywords: Clavien, complications, urology

Abstract

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Author Biographies

Declan Murphy, Division of Cancer Surgery Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Melbourne Australia

Uro-Oncologist & Director of Robotic Surgery,

Division of Cancer Surgery

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Melbourne

Australia

Marni Basto, Division of Cancer Surgery Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Melbourne Australia

Urology Research Fellow

Division of Cancer Surgery

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Melbourne

Australia

References

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Morgan M, Smith N, Thomas K, Murphy DG. Is Clavien the new standard for reporting urological complications? BJU Int. 2009;104:434-6.

Murphy DG, Kerger M, Crowe H, Peters JS, Costello AJ. Operative Details and Oncological and Functional Outcome of Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy: 400 Cases with a Minimum of 12 Months Follow-up. Eur Urol. 2009;55:1358-67.

Published
2013-06-12
How to Cite
Murphy, D., & Basto, M. (2013). No excuse not to report complications using standardized methodology. Canadian Urological Association Journal, 7(5-6), e445. https://doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.1371