Stitzenberg Quoted in Latest NCI Cancer Bulletin

August 11, 2011-- Karyn Stitzenberg, MD, MPH, is quoted in an article entitled "Tracking the Rise of Robotic Surgery for Prostate Cancer" in the August 9th issue of the NCI Cancer Bulletin.

Stitzenberg Quoted in Latest NCI Cancer Bulletin click to enlarge Karen Stitzenberg, MD, MPH

Dr. Stitzenberg and her colleagues from the Division of Surgical Oncology and the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center conducted a study on trends in radical prostatectomy in the New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania geographic regions. Her study and its conclusions were quoted in the article.

The full article from the NCI Cancer Bulletin may be viewed here. Additionally, Dr. Stitzenberg's full study may be viewed here.

-Victor Calderon, Department of Surgery