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Saline-Assisted Fascial Engorgement (SAFE): An Innovative Technique for Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy


One of the biggest challenges in managing aggressive and locally advanced prostate cancer is how best to balance the competing goals of achieving cancer control with maintaining continence and sexual function among patients. Ash Tewari, MBBS, MCh, FRCS (Hon.), Chair of the Milton and Carroll Petrie Department of Urology at Icahn Mount Sinai, has found a solution that he believes is safe, practicable, and easily replicated.

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