The Martini Principle: Redefining quality in prostate cancer surgery

Outcomes of prostate cancer surgery vary sharply. Is that inevitable? No.

4 min
Philipp Grätzel von Grätz
Published on September 22, 2020

Hartwig Huland and his team at Hamburg’s Martini-Klinik consistently reach such impressively good results that hospital managers from all over the world pilgrimage to Hamburg these days. And here is how they did it.

The high-volume clinic carries out almost 2,500 radical prostatectomies every year.
AI-powered guidance systems belong to the age of precision medicine.

By Philipp Grätzel von Grätz

Philipp Grätzel von Grätz lives and works as a freelance medical journalist in Berlin. His specialties are digitalization, technology, and cardiovascular therapy.