Leigh Delbridge

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Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: the Australian experience
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Asian J Surg 26:76-81. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Solitary thyroid nodule: current management
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney, Endocrine Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:381-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Total thyroidectomy: the evolution of surgical technique
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:761-8. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Correlation between indeterminate aspiration cytology and final histopathology of thyroid neoplasms
    Tony Pang
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 148:532-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid carcinoma: long-term outcomes of surgical treatment
    Deepak T Abraham
    Department of Surgery, University Clinic, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:219-25. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Total thyroidectomy for bilateral benign multinodular goiter: effect of changing practice
    L Delbridge
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Surg 134:1389-93. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Symposium on evidence-based endocrine surgery (2): benign thyroid disease
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, 2065, Australia
    World J Surg 32:1235-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint First parathyroid surgeon: Sir John Bland-Sutton and the parathyroids
    Leigh W Delbridge
    Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:1058-61. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: 50 consecutive cases
    L W Delbridge
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 172:418-22. 2000
  10. doi request reprint Does autoimmune thyroid disease affect parathyroid autotransplantation and survival?
    Houman Ebrahimi
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 79:383-5. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: the Australian experience
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Asian J Surg 26:76-81. 2003
    ..The introduction of MIP appears to be a factor in the increasing number of referrals for parathyroid surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Solitary thyroid nodule: current management
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney, Endocrine Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:381-6. 2006
    ..The major challenge in the management of the solitary thyroid nodule remains the assessment as to which nodules require surgical excision and which can be followed conservatively...
  3. ncbi request reprint Total thyroidectomy: the evolution of surgical technique
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 73:761-8. 2003
    ..These changes have ensured that total thyroidectomy can now be offered as a safe and efficacious procedure with a minimal complication rate...
  4. doi request reprint Correlation between indeterminate aspiration cytology and final histopathology of thyroid neoplasms
    Tony Pang
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 148:532-7. 2010
    ..Traditionally, this group is considered to primarily represent follicular neoplasia. We hypothesize that papillary carcinoma accounts for a significant proportion of lesions classified as "atypical" on FNAC...
  5. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid carcinoma: long-term outcomes of surgical treatment
    Deepak T Abraham
    Department of Surgery, University Clinic, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:219-25. 2011
    ..Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) accounts for 5 to 10% of all thyroid cancers but is responsible for a disproportionate number of deaths...
  6. ncbi request reprint Total thyroidectomy for bilateral benign multinodular goiter: effect of changing practice
    L Delbridge
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Surg 134:1389-93. 1999
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Symposium on evidence-based endocrine surgery (2): benign thyroid disease
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, 2065, Australia
    World J Surg 32:1235-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint First parathyroid surgeon: Sir John Bland-Sutton and the parathyroids
    Leigh W Delbridge
    Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:1058-61. 2007
    ..He described a post-mortem specimen of a parathyroid tumour in 1886; he surgically removed a parathyroid cyst in 1909; and then carried out an intentional parathyroidectomy for a parathyroid tumour some time before 1917...
  9. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: 50 consecutive cases
    L W Delbridge
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 172:418-22. 2000
    ..To determine the effectiveness and outcomes of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy...
  10. doi request reprint Does autoimmune thyroid disease affect parathyroid autotransplantation and survival?
    Houman Ebrahimi
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 79:383-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine parathyroid viability in relation to autoimmune thyroid disease...
  11. doi request reprint Increasing incidence of thyroid cancer is due to increased pathologic detection
    Simon Grodski
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 144:1038-43; discussion 1043. 2008
    ..Patients with retrosternal goiter (RSG) are not picked up generally by common surveillance techniques such as ultrasound. The aim of this project was to study the incidence of thyroid cancer in patients with RSG...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide copy number imbalances identified in familial and sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma
    Deborah J Marsh
    Cancer Genetics, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, and Pacific Laboratory Medicine Services, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:1866-72. 2003
    ..Chromosomal imbalances in the MTC cell line TT were largely identical to those identified in primary MTC tumors, consolidating its use as a model for studying MTC...
  13. ncbi request reprint Surgery for hyperparathyroidism: does morphology or function matter most?
    Hee Chang Mun
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 138:1111-20; discussion 1120. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare morphology with function, using Ca(2+)-regulated PTH secretion...
  14. doi request reprint A multicenter cohort study of total thyroidectomy and routine central lymph node dissection for cN0 papillary thyroid cancer
    Aleksandra Popadich
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 150:1048-57. 2011
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Cervical thymectomy for intrathymic parathyroid adenomas during minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Peter Stalberg
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 141:626-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this paper was to assess the feasibility and outcomes of cervical thymectomy for intrathymic parathyroid adenomas during MIP...
  16. doi request reprint Lymph node status influences follow-up thyroglobulin levels in papillary thyroid cancer
    Tsu Hui Hubert Low
    Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery, University Clinic, University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, 2065, Australia
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2827-32. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to determine which clinicopathological factors influence Tg elevation following surgery and radio-iodine ablation (RAI) for PTC...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative parathyroid hormone measurement during minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: does it "value-add" to decision-making?
    Peter Stalberg
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Coll Surg 203:1-6. 2006
    ..It has also been shown not to be cost-effective. The aim of this study was to determine if IOPTH "value-added" to decision-making during MIP...
  18. doi request reprint E-mail access and improved communication between patient and surgeon
    Peter Stalberg
    FRACS, Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Arch Surg 143:164-8; discussion 168-9. 2008
    ..To examine the effectiveness of e-mail communication between surgeon and patient prior to elective surgery...
  19. doi request reprint MicroRNA profiling of sporadic and hereditary medullary thyroid cancer identifies predictors of nodal metastasis, prognosis, and potential therapeutic targets
    Deepak Abraham
    Cancer Genetics, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, St Leonards, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Cancer Res 17:4772-81. 2011
    ..Our aim was to study the miRNA profile of MTC to identify prognostic biomarkers and potential therapeutic targets...
  20. doi request reprint Postoperative PTH measurement facilitates day 1 discharge after total thyroidectomy
    Simon Grodski
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:322-5. 2009
    ..We present our experience with the first 50 patients treated under this new protocol...
  21. doi request reprint Association of FOXE1 polyalanine repeat region with papillary thyroid cancer
    Martyn Bullock
    Cancer Genetics Unit, Hormones and Cancer Group, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1814-9. 2012
    ..Single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) close to this locus are associated with papillary thyroid cancer (PTC), and a strong linkage disequilibrium block extends across this region...
  22. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid carcinoma: increasing incidence and changing presentation
    Sebastian Brown
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 81:528-32. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the changing incidence and presentation of parathyroid cancer within a single centre...
  23. doi request reprint Presentation of clinically solitary thyroid nodules in surgical patients
    Natasha Mevawalla
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Thyroid 21:55-9. 2011
    ..This study aims to evaluate the mode of presentation of solitary thyroid nodules, and to assess whether the presence of a malignancy influences that presentation...
  24. doi request reprint Medullary thyroid carcinoma presenting with an initial CEA elevation
    Deepak Abraham
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonard s 2065 NSW, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 80:831-3. 2010
    ..However the GI tract is not the only source of CEA elevation...
  25. doi request reprint CDC73/HRPT2 CpG island hypermethylation and mutation of 5'-untranslated sequence are uncommon mechanisms of silencing parafibromin in parathyroid tumors
    Michael A Hahn
    Hormones and Cancer Group, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, E25, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    Endocr Relat Cancer 17:273-82. 2010
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Bilateral internal jugular venous sampling for parathyroid hormone determination in patients with nonlocalizing primary hyperparathyroidism
    Raul Alvarado
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Pacific Highway, Sydney, NSW, 2065, Australia
    World J Surg 34:1299-303. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the utility of this approach in a clinical setting...
  27. doi request reprint Calcium-sensing receptor-dependent activation of CREB phosphorylation in HEK293 cells and human parathyroid cells
    Vimesh A Avlani
    School of Molecular Bioscience, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 304:E1097-104. 2013
    ..In addition, in parathyroid cells but not HEK-CaSR cells, activation of p-CREB was dependent on Gi/o, demonstrating the existence of cell type-specific signaling...
  28. doi request reprint Central lymph node dissection as a secondary procedure for papillary thyroid cancer: Is there added morbidity?
    Raul Alvarado
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Surgery 145:514-8. 2009
    ..Our aim was to compare the clinical outcomes in patients with PTC who underwent CLND as a secondary event with those having initial CLND...
  29. ncbi request reprint Routine level VI lymph node dissection for papillary thyroid cancer: surgical technique
    Simon Grodski
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 77:203-8. 2007
    ..Routine ipsilateral level VI lymph node dissection in addition to total thyroidectomy should be carried out for the management of clinically significant PTC...
  30. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive thyroid surgery for diagnostic excision of solitary thyroid nodules
    Catharina Ihre Lundgren
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Asian J Surg 30:250-4. 2007
    ..Based on our units experience with minimally invasive parathyroidectomy via a lateral incision, a similar technique for minimally invasive thyroid lobectomy has been developed and assessed...
  31. doi request reprint Management of hyperfunctioning single thyroid nodules in the era of minimally invasive thyroid surgery
    Charles Tan
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 79:386-9. 2009
    ..As such it now presents an attractive alternative to radioiodine ablation for the management of small hyperfunctioning thyroid nodules...
  32. ncbi request reprint Routine ipsilateral level VI lymphadenectomy reduces postoperative thyroglobulin levels in papillary thyroid cancer
    Mark Sywak
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 140:1000-5; discussion 1005-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to determine whether routine ipsilateral level VI lymphadenectomy (LNDVI) has advantages over total thyroidectomy (TT) alone...
  33. doi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy provides a conservative surgical option for multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1-primary hyperparathyroidism
    Mark Versnick
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, and Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 154:101-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the role of selective removal of only abnormal glands for MEN1 in the era of MIP...
  34. doi request reprint Hyperparathyroidism after irradiation for childhood malignancy
    Todd McMullen
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73:1164-8. 2009
    ..To examine the occurrence of hyperparathyroidism in a cohort of patients undergoing combined parathyroid and thyroid surgery after previous head-and-neck irradiation for childhood malignancy...
  35. pmc Allosteric modulation of the calcium-sensing receptor by gamma-glutamyl peptides: inhibition of PTH secretion, suppression of intracellular cAMP levels, and a common mechanism of action with L-amino acids
    Geoffrey K Broadhead
    School of Molecular Bioscience, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Biol Chem 286:8786-97. 2011
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Post-operative partial hypoparathyroidism: an under-recognized disorder
    Ruth S Prichard
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Sydney, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 81:524-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize this disorder of post-operative partial hypoparathyroidism and to identify any risk factors...
  37. doi request reprint The University of Sydney Endocrine Surgery Database: 50 years of data accrual
    Thomas S Reeve
    University of Sydney, Endocrine Surgical Unit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 78:7-12. 2008
    ..Audit-based research with accumulation of data based on surgical outcomes, that is, evidence-based surgery, remains the fundamental basis of sound surgical practice with the potential to lead important changes in clinical practice...
  38. ncbi request reprint Novel succinate dehydrogenase subunit B (SDHB) mutations in familial phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas, but an absence of somatic SDHB mutations in sporadic phaeochromocytomas
    Diana E Benn
    Cancer Genetics, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, Syney, NSW, Australia
    Oncogene 22:1358-64. 2003
    ..Therefore, we conclude that SDHB has a major role in the pathogenesis of familial phaeochromocytomas, but the possible role of SDHB in sporadic tumours showing allelic loss at 1p36 has yet to be ascertained...
  39. ncbi request reprint Short-term resolution of psoriasis after total thyroidectomy for euthyroid multinodular goitre
    Johanna Kuchel
    The University of Sydney, Department of Dermatology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 43:214-7. 2002
    ..The possible role of surgery and thyroid hormones in altering the pathogenesis of psoriasis in the acute setting is clearly of interest and warrants further research consideration...
  40. ncbi request reprint Changing pattern of adrenalectomy at a tertiary referral centre 1970-2000
    Stan Sidhu
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 72:463-6. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the changes in the presentation and management of adrenal disease in the last 15 years and to compare these findings with our previously published results...
  41. ncbi request reprint Sutureless total thyroidectomy: a safe and cost-effective alternative
    Ling Yun Chang
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, NSW, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 81:510-4. 2011
    ..This study is designed to compare the outcomes of sutureless thyroidectomy and conventional thyroidectomy for recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) injury, permanent hypoparathyroidism, and haematoma formation...
  42. ncbi request reprint Detection of the PAX8-PPAR gamma fusion oncogene in both follicular thyroid carcinomas and adenomas
    Linda Cheung
    Cancer Genetics Unit, Kolling Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:354-7. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that the PAX8-PPAR gamma fusion protein promotes differentiated follicular thyroid neoplasia, although it is not sufficient per se for carcinogenesis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive follicular thyroid carcinoma: completion thyroidectomy or not?
    Leigh Delbridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 72:844-5. 2002
  44. ncbi request reprint Thyrothymic thyroid rests: incidence and relationship to the thyroid gland
    Wend R Sackett
    Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Am Coll Surg 195:635-40. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study is to define the incidence and anatomy of thyroid tissue located in the line of the thyrothymic ligament, referred to here as "rests."..
  45. ncbi request reprint How effective is email communication for patients requiring elective surgery?
    Geraldine Ketteridge
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:680-3. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study is to examine the effectiveness of email communication by patients prior to undergoing elective surgery...
  46. ncbi request reprint Chronic amiodarone-induced inhibition of the Na+-K+ pump in rabbit cardiac myocytes is thyroid-dependent: comparison with dronedarone
    Andrew D Pitt
    Department of Cardiology, Royal North Shore Hospital, Pacific Highway, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia
    Cardiovasc Res 57:101-8. 2003
    ..To examine the thyroid-dependence of the effect of amiodarone on the sarcolemmal Na(+)-K(+) pump, and the effect on the pump of dronedarone, a deiodinated amiodarone congener without influence on thyroid status...
  47. ncbi request reprint Recurrence after total thyroidectomy for benign multinodular goiter
    Kylie L Snook
    Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery, University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, 2065, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    World J Surg 31:593-8; discussion 599-600. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the efficacy of total thyroidectomy for BMNG and to review reasons for recurrence...
  48. ncbi request reprint L-amino acids regulate parathyroid hormone secretion
    Arthur D Conigrave
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    J Biol Chem 279:38151-9. 2004
    ..The results indicate that l-amino acids are physiological regulators of PTH secretion and thus whole body calcium metabolism...
  49. ncbi request reprint Adrenocortical cancer: recent clinical and molecular advances
    Stan Sidhu
    Department of Endocrine and Oncology Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    Curr Opin Oncol 16:13-8. 2004
    ..In this review, we summarize the current knowledge regarding the clinical management of ACC and the molecular mechanisms underlying the disease...
  50. pmc Independent genetic events associated with the development of multiple parathyroid tumors in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Trisha Dwight
    Cancer Genetics Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Pathol 161:1299-306. 2002
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint 23-hour care centre: changing the culture of care
    Richard Ryan
    Division of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney NSW, Australia
    Aust J Adv Nurs 22:8-13. 2005
    ..Its primary aim was to provide efficient and high quality care to patients requiring a brief stay in hospital for surgical or medical procedures, within one coordinated unit...
  52. doi request reprint Comparison of consumer information on the internet to the current evidence base for minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Timothy McLean
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    World J Surg 34:1304-11. 2010
    ..This study aims to assess quantitatively and qualitatively the Internet-based consumer health information for minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) techniques...
  53. ncbi request reprint Comparative genomic hybridization analysis of adrenocortical tumors
    Stan Sidhu
    Cancer Genetics, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:3467-74. 2002
    ....
  54. doi request reprint "Scarless" (in the neck) endoscopic thyroidectomy (SET): an evidence-based review of published techniques
    Charles T K Tan
    Department of Surgery, Endocrine Surgical Division, National University Hospital, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074, Singapore
    World J Surg 32:1349-57. 2008
    ..This study was designed to assess the different techniques of scarless (in the neck) endoscopic thyroidectomy (SET) by reviewing the current literature...
  55. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid autotransplantation: an essential technique for safe thyroid surgery
    Leigh Delbridge
    ANZ J Surg 72:852-3. 2002
  56. ncbi request reprint Does the surgical approach affect quality of life outcomes?--a comparison of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy with open parathyroidectomy
    Tjun Tang
    Department of General Surgery, Addenbrooke s NHS Trust, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Surg 5:17-22. 2007
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy for thyroid cancer: why bother?
    Leigh Delbridge
    ANZ J Surg 74:2. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Using recombinant human thyroid-stimulating hormone for the diagnosis of recurrent thyroid cancer
    Stephen Blamey
    Medical Services Advisory Committee, Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:10-20. 2005
    ..Recombinant human thyroid-stimulating hormone (rhTSH) has been suggested as a diagnostic agent in the diagnosis of recurrent thyroid cancer, instead of the current practice of thyroid hormone (THT) withdrawal...
  59. ncbi request reprint Editorial: the 'neglected' nerve in thyroid surgery--the case for routine identification of the external laryngeal nerve
    Leigh Delbridge
    ANZ J Surg 72:239. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Re: Minimally invasive thyroid surgery: where are we now?
    Leigh Delbridge
    ANZ J Surg 74:175. 2004
  61. ncbi request reprint Intrathyroid dermoid cyst presenting as a unilateral "Cold" nodule
    Neha Singh
    Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Western Sydney Area Health Service, The Children s Hospital Westmead, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Pediatr Surg Int 21:761-3. 2005
    ..When found within the thyroid, their pathogenesis may be explained by a disruption of normal thyroid development. Excision appears the treatment of choice...