Our mission here at IPCF, among others, is to participate in continuing research regarding Prostate Cancer Treatments. Founder, Dr. Vipul R. Patel recently published a study on AminoFix that was picked up by OncLive.
Read a brief summary of the study below, or click here to read the full article.
Using an allograft made up of dehydrated human amnion/chorion membrane (dHACM) wrapped around the neurovascular bundle (NVB) during nerve-sparing robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) improved continence and potency postsurgery, according to results of a small study conducted by Vipul R. Patel, MD, professor of urology, University of Central Florida College of Medicine and medical director, Global Robotics Institute at Florida Hospital Celebration Health. Findings were published online in European Urology.
– See more at: http://www.onclive.com/publications/urologists-in-cancer-care/2015/June-2015/Applying-AmnionChorion-Wrap-Improved-Outcomes-Following–Robot-Assisted-Radical-Prostatectomy#sthash.eEQtTeoB.dpuf