Multidisciplinary Thyroid Cancer Conference

Surgeon volume correlates with adequacy of thyroidectomy in patients with papillary thyroid cancer



Date
November 20, 2013
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Cameron Adkisson, MD & Linwah Yip, MD
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
University of Pittsburgh- School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Define and stratify surgeons as high or low volume.

2. Determine adequacy of thyroid resection between high and low volume surgeons using measurable postoperative parameters.

3. Gauge usage of RAI after total thyroidectomy and completion thyroidectomy and compare between both groups.