Melanie Goldfarb

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Appropriate surgical procedure for dominant thyroid nodules of the isthmus 1 cm or larger
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Breast Soft Tissue and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1510 San Pablo St, Ste 412K, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 147:881-4. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Clinic-based ultrasound can predict malignancy in pediatric thyroid nodules
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Breast Soft Tissue and Endocrine Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Thyroid 22:827-31. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Postoperative hungry bone syndrome in patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism of renal origin
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    World J Surg 36:1314-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Medical and surgical risks in thyroid surgery: lessons from the NSQIP
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3551-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma: the role of post-operative radioactive iodine administration
    Supriya S Patel
    Division of Breast Soft Tissue and Endocrine Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Surg Oncol 107:665-72. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound can predict benignity in thyroid nodules
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Surgery 150:436-41. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Resident/fellow assistance in the operating room for endocrine surgery in the era of fellowships
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Surgery 148:1065-71; discussion 1071-2. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Elective versus emergency surgery for ulcerative colitis: a National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis
    Supriya S Patel
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7418, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Surg 205:333-7; discussion 337-8. 2013
  9. pmc Thyroid lobe ablation with radioactive iodine as an alternative to completion thyroidectomy after hemithyroidectomy in patients with follicular thyroid carcinoma: long-term follow-up
    Giuseppe Barbesino
    Thyroid Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Thyroid 22:369-76. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Normocalcemic parathormone elevation after successful parathyroidectomy: long-term analysis of parathormone variations over 10 years
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Health System, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Surgery 150:1076-84. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Appropriate surgical procedure for dominant thyroid nodules of the isthmus 1 cm or larger
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Breast Soft Tissue and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1510 San Pablo St, Ste 412K, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 147:881-4. 2012
    ..Surgeon-performed ultrasound (SUS) and fine-needle aspiration (FNA) may guide the management of dominant thyroid nodules of the isthmus...
  2. doi request reprint Clinic-based ultrasound can predict malignancy in pediatric thyroid nodules
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Breast Soft Tissue and Endocrine Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Thyroid 22:827-31. 2012
    ..Although clinic-based ultrasound (CBUS) has been shown useful in the evaluation of thyroid nodules in adults, its utility in evaluating nodules in the pediatric population remains unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Postoperative hungry bone syndrome in patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism of renal origin
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    World J Surg 36:1314-9. 2012
    ..This study examines HBS in patients after PTX for 2HPT...
  4. doi request reprint Medical and surgical risks in thyroid surgery: lessons from the NSQIP
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3551-8. 2011
    ..To assess whether perioperative surgical outcomes associated with thyroid operations were different in those with benign or malignant conditions, we queried the NSQIP, a multi-institutional, risk-adjusted, prospective U.S. database...
  5. doi request reprint Well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma: the role of post-operative radioactive iodine administration
    Supriya S Patel
    Division of Breast Soft Tissue and Endocrine Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Surg Oncol 107:665-72. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound can predict benignity in thyroid nodules
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Surgery 150:436-41. 2011
    ..Amid concerns that too many "diagnostic" thyroidectomies are performed, this study examines the usefulness of SUS in predicting benign thyroid nodules...
  7. doi request reprint Resident/fellow assistance in the operating room for endocrine surgery in the era of fellowships
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Surgery 148:1065-71; discussion 1071-2. 2010
    ..Historically, a high percentage of endocrine surgical procedures are performed by general surgeons in nonteaching environments. With the institution of accredited fellowships, we sought to determine whether that dynamic is changing...
  8. ncbi request reprint Elective versus emergency surgery for ulcerative colitis: a National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis
    Supriya S Patel
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7418, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Surg 205:333-7; discussion 337-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, it is essential to understand the current impact of elective versus emergency surgery for UC...
  9. pmc Thyroid lobe ablation with radioactive iodine as an alternative to completion thyroidectomy after hemithyroidectomy in patients with follicular thyroid carcinoma: long-term follow-up
    Giuseppe Barbesino
    Thyroid Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Thyroid 22:369-76. 2012
    ..We analyzed the long-term outcome of lobe ablation in a series of patients with FTC...
  10. doi request reprint Normocalcemic parathormone elevation after successful parathyroidectomy: long-term analysis of parathormone variations over 10 years
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Health System, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Surgery 150:1076-84. 2011
    ..The long-term significance of normocalcemic parathormone elevation (NPE) after successful parathyroidectomy for sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism remains unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of secondary and primary thyroid cancer in adolescents and young adults
    Melanie Goldfarb
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California
    Cancer 120:1155-61. 2014
    ..This study compared the tumor characteristics, treatment, and overall survival (OS) of secondary malignant neoplasm (SMN) versus primary thyroid cancer in AYA patients...
  12. doi request reprint Reliability of fine-needle aspiration for thyroid nodules greater than or equal to 4 cm
    Maria B Albuja-Cruz
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Surg Res 181:6-10. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the reliability of FNA in thyroid nodules ≥4 cm...
  13. pmc Minimally invasive surgery and cancer: controversies part 1
    Melanie Goldfarb
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:304-34. 2010
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  14. pmc Role of B-Raf(V600E) in differentiated thyroid cancer and preclinical validation of compounds against B-Raf(V600E)
    Carmelo Nucera
    Endocrine Surgery Department, Thyroid Cancer Research Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Wang ACC 460, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1795:152-61. 2009
    ..In this article we will review the relation between B-Raf(V600E) and PTC, as well as both non-selective and selective pharmacological agents currently under investigation for treatment of B-Raf(V600E) positive PTC...
  15. pmc Role of SPECT and SPECT/CT in the Surgical Treatment of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    Michele L Taubman
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Int J Mol Imaging 2011:141593. 2011
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