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Peri-operative allogeneic blood transfusion does not adversely affect oncological outcomes after radical cystectomy for urinary bladder cancer: a propensity score-weighted European multicentre study

Vetterlein, Malte W. ; Gild, Philipp ; Kluth, Luis A. ; Seisen, Thomas ; Gierth, Michael ; Fritsche, Hans-Martin ; Burger, Maximilian ; Protzel, Chris ; Hakenberg, Oliver W. ; von Landenberg, Nicolas ; Roghmann, Florian ; Noldus, Joachim ; Nuhn, Philipp ; Pycha, Armin ; Rink, Michael ; Chun, Felix K.-H. ; May, Matthias ; Fisch, Margit ; Aziz, Atiqullah


ObjectivesTo evaluate the effect of peri-operative blood transfusion (PBT) on recurrence-free survival, overall survival, cancer-specific mortality and other-cause mortality in patients undergoing radical cystectomy (RC), using a contemporary European multicentre cohort. Patients and MethodsThe Prospective Multicentre Radical Cystectomy Series (PROMETRICS) includes data on 679 patients who ...


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