Vol 6, No 5 (October 2017): Gland Surgery (Prevention & management of complications in thyroid surgery)

Original Article

Parathyroid hormone and serum calcium levels measurements as predictors of postoperative hypocalcemia in total thyroidectomy
Mohammed Algarni, Rajab Alzahrani, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Al-Hakami Hadi, Haia AlSubayea
What adds Valsalva maneuver to hemostasis after Trendelenburg’s positioning during thyroid surgery?
Murat Ozdemir, Ozer Makay, Gokhan Icoz, Mahir Akyildiz
Chyle fistula in advanced and metastatic thyroid cancer
Carlos S. Duque, Juan Guillermo Sánchez, Gianlorenzo Dionigi
The effect of long-term thyroid-stimulating hormone suppressive therapy on the gonadal steroid hormones of patients with thyroid carcinoma after surgery
Xiaoli Liu, Ying Zhou, Nan Liang, Yang Hong, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Hui Sun
Two-stage thyroidectomy in the era of intraoperative neuromonitoring
Christos Christoforides, Ioannis Papandrikos, Georgios Polyzois, Nikolaos Roukounakis, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Kyriakos Vamvakidis
Trachway video intubating stylet allows for optimization of electromyographic endotracheal tube placement for monitored thyroidectomy
Pi-Ying Chang, Pin-Yang Hu, Yi-Chu Lin, Hsiu-Ya Chen, Feng-Yu Chiang, Che-Wei Wu, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, I-Cheng Lu

Review Article

Preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative anesthetic prospective for thyroid surgery: what’s new
I-Cheng Lu, I-Hua Lin, Che-Wei Wu, Hsiu-Ya Chen, Yi-Chu Lin, Feng-Yu Chiang, Pi-Ying Chang
Preoperative management in patients with Graves’ disease
Eliana Piantanida
Preoperative information for thyroid surgery
Vaninder K. Dhillon, Jonathon O. Russell, Mai G. Al Khadem, Ralph P. Tufano
Morbidity from minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy: a general review
Celestino Pio Lombardi, Giulia Carnassale, Annamaria D’Amore, Valentina Milano, Carmela De Crea, Marco Raffaelli, Rocco Bellantone
Morbidity of central neck dissection for papillary thyroid cancer
Davide Lombardi, Remo Accorona, Alberto Paderno, Carlo Cappelli, Piero Nicolai
Speech therapy after thyroidectomy
Wing-Hei Viola Yu, Che-Wei Wu
Prevention and management of bleeding in thyroid surgery
Gabriele Materazzi, Carlo Enrico Ambrosini, Lorenzo Fregoli, Luigi De Napoli, Gianluca Frustaci, Valeria Matteucci, Piermarco Papini, Sohail Bakkar, Paolo Miccoli
Intraoperative real-time localization of parathyroid gland with near infrared fluorescence imaging
Sung Won Kim, Hyoung Shin Lee, Kang Dae Lee
Antibiotic prophylaxis in thyroid surgery
Anna Fachinetti, Corrado Chiappa, Veronica Arlant, Hoon Yub Kim, Xiaoli Liu, Hui Sun, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Francesca Rovera
Parathyroid transplantation in thyroid surgery
Marcin Barczyński, Filip Gołkowski, Ireneusz Nawrot
Opportunities and challenges of intermittent and continuous intraoperative neural monitoring in thyroid surgery
Rick Schneider, Andreas Machens, Gregory W. Randolph, Dipti Kamani, Kerstin Lorenz, Henning Dralle
Predictive features associated with thyrotoxic storm and management
Alessandro Bacuzzi, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Luca Guzzetti, Alessandro Ivan De Martino, Paolo Severgnini, Salvatore Cuffari
Injury of the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve in thyroid surgery
Andre S. Potenza, Vergilius J. F. Araujo Filho, Claudio R. Cernea
The application of drains in thyroid surgery
Mattia Portinari, Paolo Carcoforo
Complications from tracheal resection for thyroid carcinoma
Nicola Rotolo, Maria Cattoni, Andrea Imperatori
The use of ICG enhanced fluorescence for the evaluation of parathyroid gland preservation
Pornpeera Jitpratoom, Angkoon Anuwong
Thyroidectomy in elderly patients aged ≥70 years
Davide Inversini, Andrea Morlacchi, Giuseppinella Melita, Simona Del Ferraro, Carlo Boeri, Mattia Portinari, Antonino Cancellieri, Francesco Frattini, Antonio Giacomo Rizzo, Gianlorenzo Dionigi

Case Report

Silk suture reaction in thyroid surgery
Selen Soylu, Akif Enes Arikan, Serkan Teksoz, Murat Ozcan, Yusuf Bukey
Skin metastasis on the neck: an unusual presentation of recurrence of papillary thyroid carcinoma
Selen Soylu, Akif Enes Arikan, Serkan Teksoz, Murat Ozcan, Yusuf Bukey
Single port thoracoscopic treatment of thoracic duct injury after thyroidectomy with neck dissection
Serkan Teksoz, Ezel Ersen, Akif Enes Arikan, Sina Ferahman, Kamil Kaynak, Gianlorenzo Dionigi, Yusuf Bukey