Examining national outcomes after thyroidectomy with nerve monitoring

Academic Article


  • Background Previous intraoperative nerve monitoring (IONM) studies have demonstrated modest-to-no benefit and did not include a nationwide sample of hospitals representative of broad thyroidectomy practices. This national study was designed to compare vocal cord paralysis (VCP) rates between thyroidectomy with IONM and without monitoring (conventional).
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    Author List

  • Chung TK; Rosenthal EL; Porterfield JR; Carroll WR; Richman J; Hawn MT
  • Start Page

  • 765
  • End Page

  • 770
  • Volume

  • 219
  • Issue

  • 4