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open operation

A surgical procedure where the surgeon makes an incision in the body, to view and access the organs….

News: SunSmart Shade Creation Initiative grant now open

opened and the grant recipients for the 2018 funding round have been announced. The initiative, led by Queensland Government and Cancer Council Queensland, provides 50 per cent matched funding up to $2000 for portable shade and up to $5000 for…

craniectomy

An operation to open the skull by removing some bone in order to access the brain. The bone is not replaced due to swelling.

craniotomy

An operation to open the skull and access the brain.

News: Volunteer Voice

…outcomes of robotic-assisted prostatectomy and open prostatectomy,” Dr Dunglison said. “Our study showed similar results for urinary and erectile function from both the robot-assisted and open surgical patient groups after 12 weeks, and these remained equal at six, 12 and…

News: Alumni August 2018

…research has been done comparing long-term outcomes of robotic-assisted prostatectomy and open prostatectomy,” Dr Dunglison said. “Our study showed similar results for urinary and erectile function from both the robot-assisted and open surgical patient groups after 12 weeks, and these…

News: World first prostate cancer surgery trial

In a world first trial Australian researchers have found robotic surgery for prostate cancer is no more effective than open prostatectomy at 12 weeks after surgery, contrary to widespread clinical advice. Robot-assisted surgery for prostate cancer has been rapidly adopted…

Walk for Women’s Cancers

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News: Robotic surgery giving hope to prostate cancer patients

date, very little research has been done comparing long-term outcomes of robotic-assisted prostatectomy and open prostatectomy,” Dr Dunglison said. “Our study showed similar results for urinary and erectile function from both the robot-assisted and open surgical patient groups after 12…