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Advances in Urology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 707321, 5 pages
Contemporary Patient Satisfaction Rates for Three-Piece Inflatable Penile Prostheses
1Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3274, Durham, NC 27710, USA
2Regional Urology, 255 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, LA 71106, USA
Received 28 February 2012; Accepted 30 May 2012
Academic Editor: Rafael Carrion
Copyright © 2012 Raymond M. Bernal and Gerard D. Henry. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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