Risk prediction in the management of small renal masses
Current Opinion in Urology, 08/08/2012
Bagrodia A et al. – Within the last decade, the reference standard treatment of small renal masses evolved from radical nephrectomy to nephron–sparing approaches. This evolution continues, as the authors learn more about the complex interplay between patient and tumor characteristics and, as outcomes data mature, to ablative therapies and active surveillance.