ASURE (Anterior Support Reconstructing) RARP: the Promise of Early Return of Continence


Rajesh Ahlawat, Director of the Fortis Escorts Kidney & Urology Institute, is a respected pioneer in urologic robotic surgery. He asks the Robotic Surgeons Council of India a question many have had themselves: “How do you improve the functional outcome of a radical prostatectomy?”

Many factors affect the outcomes for patients, but his key is to provide “lesser damage” and faster return to normal for patients. He discusses different techniques, and which may provide the most benefit. There are also video clips he narrates with his tips of his favorite steps.

Lecture, with PowerPoints and robotic surgery video, 12:10