A Study to Compare Outcomes of Patients Who Underwent Open and Robotic Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer


About this study

The objective of this study is to compare perioperative and oncologic outcomes of patients undergoing open and robotic prostatectomy for prostate cancer.


Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults included in the prostatectomy database.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Patients under the age of 18 
  • Patients not included in the prostatectomy database.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Matthew Gettman, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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