The results of 2013 survey to evaluate Laparoscopic and Partial nephrectomy practice in the United Kingdom

Nikhil Vasdev, Sebastian Mafeld, Oliver Fuge, Timothy Lane, Gregory Boustead, James Adshead, Naeem Soomro

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Cite this article as: Vasdev N, Mafeld S, Fuge O, Lane T, Boustead G, Adshead JM, Soomro NA. The results of 2013 survey to evaluate laparoscopic and partial nephrectomy practice in the United Kingdom. Int J Cancer Ther Oncol 2014; 2(2):02022.

DOIhttp://dx.doi.org/10.14319/ijcto.0202.2


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Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy, Robotic Partial Nephrectomy, UK, National questionnaire

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14319/ijcto.0202.2

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