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Table 3 Prominent papers

From: Prostate embolization: patient selection, clinical management and results

  Trial design Number enrolled IPSS at 1 year QoL at 1 year
Pisco et al. (2016b) Retrospective 630 −13.71 −1.94
UK-ROPE (Ray et al. 2018) Prospective registry 305 (216 PAE, 89 TURP) −10.9 −2.6
Gao et al. (2014) Randomized controlled Trial 114 (57 PAE, 57 TURP) −13.4 −2.9
Abt et al. (2018) Randomized controlled Trial 99 (48 PAE, 51 TURP) −9.23 at 12 weeks −2.33 at 12 weeks
  1. IPSS International prostate symptom score, QoL Quality of life, PAE Prostate artery embolization, TURP Transurethral resection of the prostate