Transurethral prostate resection, noncontact laser therapy or conservative management in men with symptoms of benign prostatic enlargement? An economic evaluation

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  • Sian M Noble
  • Sara Brookes
  • David E Neal
  • Paul Abrams
  • Tim J Peters
  • Jenny L Donovan


We evaluated the cost-effectiveness of noncontact laser therapy compared with transurethral prostate resection and conservative treatment in men with symptoms associated with benign prostatic enlargement.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2476 - 2482
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number6
Early online date9 Nov 2005
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2002


  • Adult, Aged, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Health Resources, Humans, Laser Therapy, Male, Middle Aged, Prostatic Hyperplasia, Quality-Adjusted Life Years, Transurethral Resection of Prostate