Robert Udelsman

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, TMP 2, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Oncol 12:125-34. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for interactions between clinical faculty and the pharmaceutical industry: one medical school's approach
    David L Coleman
    LMP 1072, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Acad Med 81:154-60. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid cancer
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 204, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 15:585-601. 2006
  4. pmc The DNA methylome of benign and malignant parathyroid tumors
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT Yale Endocrine Neoplasia Laboratory, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 50:735-45. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Frequent germ-line mutations of the MEN1, CASR, and HRPT2/CDC73 genes in young patients with clinically non-familial primary hyperparathyroidism
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Horm Cancer 3:44-51. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cure predictability during parathyroidectomy
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT, 06520, USA
    World J Surg 38:525-33. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Laryngeal physiology and voice acoustics are maintained after minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Steven B Leder
    Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Ann Surg 257:968-70. 2013
  8. pmc Effect of patient Age on surgical outcomes for Graves' disease: a case-control study of 100 consecutive patients at a high volume thyroid surgical center
    Christopher K Breuer
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, US
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2013:1. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Is total thyroidectomy the best possible surgical management for well-differentiated thyroid cancer?
    Robert Udelsman
    Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:529-31. 2005
  10. pmc Remedial parathyroid surgery: changing trends in 130 consecutive cases
    Robert Udelsman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Ann Surg 244:471-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications84

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, TMP 2, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Oncol 12:125-34. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for interactions between clinical faculty and the pharmaceutical industry: one medical school's approach
    David L Coleman
    LMP 1072, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Acad Med 81:154-60. 2006
    ..These guidelines are offered as part of the strategy to meet this compelling challenge...
  3. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid cancer
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 204, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 15:585-601. 2006
    ..Research efforts should focus on the genetic and molecular underpinnings of PTC, as these would facilitate the identification of additional prognostic factors and potential targets for novel therapies...
  4. pmc The DNA methylome of benign and malignant parathyroid tumors
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT Yale Endocrine Neoplasia Laboratory, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 50:735-45. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the unbiased, genome-wide study of the parathyroid tumor DNA methylome identified a number of genes with altered DNA methylation patterns of putative importance to benign and malignant parathyroid tumorigenesis...
  5. doi request reprint Frequent germ-line mutations of the MEN1, CASR, and HRPT2/CDC73 genes in young patients with clinically non-familial primary hyperparathyroidism
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Horm Cancer 3:44-51. 2012
    ..Thus, enhanced use of genetic analysis may be warranted in clinically non-familial young PHPT patients...
  6. doi request reprint Cure predictability during parathyroidectomy
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT, 06520, USA
    World J Surg 38:525-33. 2014
    ..A mathematical model for primary hyperparathyroidism (1°HPTH) was developed and embedded in software to yield intraoperative predictability curves...
  7. doi request reprint Laryngeal physiology and voice acoustics are maintained after minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Steven B Leder
    Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Ann Surg 257:968-70. 2013
    ..This prospective single-arm study investigated both laryngeal physiology and voice acoustic measures in patients undergoing minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) due to primary hyperparathyroidism (primary HPTH)...
  8. pmc Effect of patient Age on surgical outcomes for Graves' disease: a case-control study of 100 consecutive patients at a high volume thyroid surgical center
    Christopher K Breuer
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, US
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2013:1. 2013
    ..abstract:..
  9. ncbi request reprint Is total thyroidectomy the best possible surgical management for well-differentiated thyroid cancer?
    Robert Udelsman
    Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:529-31. 2005
  10. pmc Remedial parathyroid surgery: changing trends in 130 consecutive cases
    Robert Udelsman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Ann Surg 244:471-9. 2006
    ..To review the outcomes in 130 consecutive remedial explorations for primary hyperparathyroidism...
  11. doi request reprint The superiority of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy based on 1650 consecutive patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06525, USA
    Ann Surg 253:585-91. 2011
    ..To compare the results of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) and conventional parathyroid surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Open minimally invasive parathyroid surgery
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, 06510, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    World J Surg 28:1224-6. 2004
    ..MIP and standard exploration were indistinguishable with regard to high cure and low complication rates. MIP, however, was superior with regard to operating time, length of hospital stay, patient comfort, and costs...
  13. doi request reprint Approach to the patient with persistent or recurrent primary hyperparathyroidism
    Robert Udelsman
    Yale New Haven Hospital, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2950-8. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Surgery for asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism: proceedings of the third international workshop
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:366-72. 2009
    ..An international workshop on primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) was convened on May 13, 2008, to review and update the previous summary statement on the management of asymptomatic PHPT published in 2002...
  15. pmc Rapid parathyroid hormone analysis during venous localization
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, 330 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Ann Surg 237:714-9; discussion 719-21. 2003
    ..To determine the usefulness of the rapid parathyroid hormone (PTH) assay during venous localization for primary hyperparathyroidism (1 degrees HPTH)...
  16. pmc Six hundred fifty-six consecutive explorations for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Ann Surg 235:665-70; discussion 670-2. 2002
    ..To review the outcomes of 656 consecutive parathyroid explorations performed by a single surgeon and to compare the results of conventional and minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) techniques...
  17. doi request reprint Surgical approach and outcomes in patients with lithium-associated hyperparathyroidism
    Jennifer L Marti
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3465-71. 2012
    ..Therefore, in LAH patients, surgical approaches, pathologic findings, cure rates, and factors associated with persistent or recurrent disease were investigated...
  18. doi request reprint American Thyroid Association design and feasibility of a prospective randomized controlled trial of prophylactic central lymph node dissection for papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Tobias Carling
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    Thyroid 22:237-44. 2012
    ..The controversy relates to its unproven role in reducing recurrence rates while possibly increasing morbidity (permanent hypoparathyroidism and unintentional recurrent laryngeal nerve injury)...
  19. doi request reprint Vanishing thyroid tumors: a diagnostic dilemma after ultrasonography-guided fine-needle aspiration
    Ogechukwu P Eze
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8023, USA
    Thyroid 23:194-200. 2013
    ..In this study, we highlight the diagnostic and management issues associated with the unintended consequences of ultrasonography (US)-guided FNA...
  20. pmc The treatment of differentiated thyroid cancer in children: emphasis on surgical approach and radioactive iodine therapy
    Scott A Rivkees
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale Child Health Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 464 Congress Avenue, Room 237, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Endocr Rev 32:798-826. 2011
    ..Considering the complexity of DTC management and the potential complications associated with therapy, it is essential that pediatric DTC be managed by physicians with expertise in this area...
  21. doi request reprint Papillary thyroid carcinomas with and without BRAF V600E mutations are morphologically distinct
    Alexander Finkelstein
    Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, 310 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT06520, USA
    Histopathology 60:1052-9. 2012
    ..This study was aimed at identifying distinctive features in tumours with and without the mutation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Surgery in primary hyperparathyroidism: the patient without previous neck surgery
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 17:N126-32. 2002
    ..Limitations to this procedure include the need for sophisticated adjuncts and a surgeon highly experienced in this new technique...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sonographically guided fine needle aspiration with rapid parathyroid hormone assay
    Christina Maser
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, P O Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:1690-5. 2006
    ..To accurately localize parathyroid tissue, we employed ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (US FNA) with an on-site rapid parathyroid hormone (PTH) assay to confirm localization...
  24. doi request reprint Focused approach to parathyroidectomy
    Tobias Carling
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    World J Surg 32:1512-7. 2008
    ..This article discusses imaging, anesthesia, results, and the surgical management of patients undergoing minimally invasive parathyroidectomy...
  25. doi request reprint Pediatric endocrine surgery: who is operating on our children?
    Charles T Tuggle
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Surgery 144:869-77; discussion 877. 2008
    ..High surgeon volume is associated with improved outcomes in adult endocrine surgery. This is the first population-based outcomes study for thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy in children...
  26. doi request reprint BRAFV600E mutation in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: a genotype-phenotype correlation
    Renu K Virk
    Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:62-70. 2013
    ..BRAF(V600E) mutation is an early event in thyroid carcinogenesis, and is associated with distinctive morphology and aggressive features even in papillary thyroid microcarcinomas...
  27. doi request reprint Reflex BRAF testing in thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsy with equivocal and positive interpretation: a prospective study
    Adebowale J Adeniran
    Department of Pathology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Thyroid 21:717-23. 2011
    ..Reflex BRAF testing may improve the diagnostic accuracy of thyroid fine-needle aspiration (FNA) tests having equivocal cytologic interpretations and provide prognostic information that helps guide management in patients with PTC...
  28. doi request reprint Parathyroid four-dimensional computed tomography: evaluation of radiation dose exposure during preoperative localization of parathyroid tumors in primary hyperparathyroidism
    Amit Mahajan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    World J Surg 36:1335-9. 2012
    ..The radiation dose imparted to the patient during preoperative parathyroid imaging, however, has not been analyzed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Total thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:701-7. 2006
    ..This recommendation comes with the caveat that total thyroidectomy must be performed safely, since there is evidence that surgeon volume is associated with patient outcomes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intrathyroidal parathyroid adenoma
    Anna Yusim
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connnecticut 06520 8062, USA
    Thyroid 16:619-20. 2006
  31. doi request reprint The effects of serum calcium and parathyroid hormone changes on psychological and cognitive function in patients undergoing parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Sanziana A Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg 253:131-7. 2011
    ....
  32. pmc The risk of second cancers after diagnosis of primary thyroid cancer is elevated in thyroid microcarcinomas
    Christopher Kim
    1 Yale School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Thyroid 23:575-82. 2013
    ..This study examined the risk of second cancers after development of a thyroid cancer, primary utilizing the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) program database...
  33. doi request reprint 4D parathyroid CT as the initial localization study for patients with de novo primary hyperparathyroidism
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1723-8. 2011
    ..Parathyroid four-dimensional computed tomography (4DCT) has mainly been used as an adjunct to other imaging modalities in the remedial setting. 4DCT was evaluated as the initial localization study in de novo patients with pHPT...
  34. doi request reprint Identification of somatic mutations in parathyroid tumors using whole-exome sequencing
    M Kyle Cromer
    Department of Genetics, Yale Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1774-81. 2012
    ..The underlying molecular alterations causing sporadic parathyroid adenomas that drive primary hyperparathyroidism have not been thoroughly defined...
  35. doi request reprint Thyroid follicular lesion of undetermined significance: Evaluation of the risk of malignancy using the two-tier sub-classification
    Matthew J Horne
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:410-5. 2012
    ..Despite the vague morphologic criteria for this diagnostic category, the indeterminate rate remains relatively low and falls within the NCI recommendation (<7%)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy using cervical block: reasons for conversion to general anesthesia
    Tobias Carling
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Arch Surg 141:401-4; discussion 404. 2006
    ..We investigated the frequency and reasons for conversion from cervical block anesthesia to general anesthesia (GA) in patients undergoing minimally invasive parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism...
  37. doi request reprint Tall cell variant of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: clinicopathologic features with BRAF(V600E) mutational analysis
    Jane Bernstein
    1 Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    Thyroid 23:1525-31. 2013
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Clinical review: Parathyroid localization and implications for clinical management
    John W Kunstman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:902-12. 2013
    ..As a result, there has been a proliferation of parathyroid imaging modalities and protocols, resulting in confusion about their indications and applications...
  39. doi request reprint Same-day thyroidectomy: a review of practice patterns and outcomes for 1,168 procedures in New York State
    Charles T Tuggle
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1035-40. 2011
    ..There has been a shift of procedures from the inpatient to the outpatient setting. Same-day thyroidectomy (SDT) has been reported in high-volume single-institution series, but few studies have evaluated its widespread use...
  40. doi request reprint Prognosis of primary thyroid lymphoma: demographic, clinical, and pathologic predictors of survival in 1,408 cases
    Amanda Graff-Baker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 146:1105-15. 2009
    ..There is a paucity of data regarding prognosis of primary thyroid lymphoma (PTL), with only case reports and institutional series reported. This is the first population-based study of PTL in the United States...
  41. doi request reprint Clinical and histopathological characteristics of hyperparathyroidism-induced hypercalcemic crisis
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, P O Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    World J Surg 35:331-5. 2011
    ..The present study was designed to elucidate the nature and effects of HIHC in patients undergoing parathyroidectomy in our unit...
  42. ncbi request reprint Special variants of differentiated thyroid cancer: does it alter the extent of surgery versus well-differentiated thyroid cancer?
    Tobias Carling
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    World J Surg 31:916-23. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint New directions in the treatment of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Julia A Sosa
    Section of Oncologic and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicien, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 40:812-49. 2003
  44. doi request reprint Surgery in primary hyperparathyroidism: extensive personal experience
    Brooks Van Udelsman
    Interdepartmental Program in Vascular Biology and Therapeutics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Clin Densitom 16:54-9. 2013
    ..This article reviews our approach reflecting advances in preoperative localization, anesthetic techniques, and intraoperative management of patients undergoing parathyroidectomy for the treatment of PHPT...
  45. doi request reprint Rehospitalization among elderly patients with thyroid cancer after thyroidectomy are prevalent and costly
    Charles T Tuggle
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2816-23. 2010
    ..S. population. Reducing rates of rehospitalization would lower cost and improve quality of care. This is the first study to report population-level information characterizing rehospitalization after thyroidectomy among the elderly...
  46. ncbi request reprint Utilization of fine-needle aspiration in patients undergoing thyroidectomy at two academic centers across the Atlantic
    Herbert Chen
    Department of Surgery, H4 750 Clinical Science Center, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    World J Surg 27:208-11. 2003
    ..Therefore in the hands of experienced thyroid surgeons, FNA can be utilized selectively based on the clinical presentation...
  47. doi request reprint The Bethesda thyroid fine-needle aspiration classification system: year 1 at an academic institution
    Constantine G A Theoharis
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Thyroid 19:1215-23. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to report our experience in using this new reporting system to review the distribution of diagnosis categories and to evaluate the specificity of the system based on the cytologic-histologic correlation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of delayed technetium-99m sestamibi SPECT scintigraphy for preoperative localization of primary hyperparathyroidism
    A Cahid Civelek
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Division of Nuclear Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Surgery 131:149-57. 2002
    ..Delayed technetium-99m sestamibi single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) scans were prospectively analyzed in a large series of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism...
  49. doi request reprint Spontaneous adrenal hemorrhage with associated masses: etiology and management in 6 cases and a review of 133 reported cases
    Jennifer L Marti
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 202, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    World J Surg 36:75-82. 2012
    ..Our objectives were to describe six cases from a single institution and to perform a literature review of the etiology of the condition and recommended management of patients with hemorrhagic adrenal masses...
  50. doi request reprint Pleomorphic adenoma arising in an incidental midline isthmic thyroid nodule: a case report and review of the literature
    Gillian H Levy
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Hum Pathol 43:134-7. 2012
    ..We propose the possibility of origin in ectopic salivary gland tissue that may have aberrantly migrated with the median anlage from the foramen cecum in the base of the tongue during embryogenesis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Partial median sternotomy: an attractive approach to mediastinal parathyroid disease
    Jason S Gold
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, P O Box 208062, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    World J Surg 30:1234-9. 2006
    ..A subset of mediastinal parathyroid glands causing hyperparathyroidism, however, cannot be removed in this manner...
  52. ncbi request reprint Thyroid isthmusectomy: a rarely used but simple, safe, and efficacious operation
    Christina Maser
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:512-4. 2007
  53. ncbi request reprint Remedial surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Tracy S Wang
    Yale New Haven Hospital, 20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Adv Surg 41:1-15. 2007
    ..6). Althoughthe success rate of remedial explorations can be as high as 98%, complication rates are higher than in initial cervical explorations for parathyroid disease...
  54. ncbi request reprint The maturation of a specialty: Workforce projections for endocrine surgery
    Julie Ann Sosa
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Surgery 142:876-83. 2007
    ..Fellowship programs will lead to more specialty-trained endocrine surgeons. We make projections for the supply of endocrine surgeons and demand for endocrine procedures over the next 15 years...
  55. doi request reprint Expression and somatic mutations of SDHAF2 (SDH5), a novel endocrine tumor suppressor gene in parathyroid tumors of primary hyperparathyroidism
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP202, Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Endocrine 38:397-401. 2010
    ..The SDHAF2 gene is expressed in parathyroid tissue. However, somatic mutations of the SDHAF2 tumor suppressor gene are unlikely to frequently contribute to parathyroid tumor development in sporadic pHPT...
  56. ncbi request reprint Parathyroidectomy improves neurocognitive deficits in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Sanziana A Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Surgery 138:1121-8; discussion 1128-9. 2005
    ..Clinical guidelines for the treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) often suggest parathyroidectomy, but generally fail to consider neurocognitive and psychiatric symptoms because of the relative paucity of evidence...
  57. ncbi request reprint Follicular neoplasms of the thyroid: what to recommend
    Tobias Carling
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Thyroid 15:583-7. 2005
    ..0 cm in size, the majority of surgeons and endocrinologists recommend a total thyroidectomy. Postoperative treatment generally includes therapeutic doses of 131I for follicular carcinomas...
  58. ncbi request reprint Sestamibi scans are not all created equally
    Suguna Pappu
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Arch Surg 140:383-6. 2005
    ..The sensitivity of sestamibi scanning techniques used for preoperative localization in primary hyperparathyroidism is a function of the parameters of image acquisition and processing...
  59. ncbi request reprint Contemporary imaging for thyroid cancer
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, 333 Cedar Street FMB 102, Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 16:431-45. 2007
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Consensus statement on the terminology and classification of central neck dissection for thyroid cancer
    Sally E Carty
    Department of Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Thyroid 19:1153-8. 2009
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for early detection of aggressive parathyroid disease: carcinoma and atypical adenoma in familial isolated hyperparathyroidism associated with a germline HRPT2 mutation
    Thomas G Kelly
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 21:1666-71. 2006
    ..However, there is a dearth of reports describing experience with surveillance and early detection informed by genetic insight into this disorder...
  62. doi request reprint Controversy surrounding the role for routine central lymph node dissection for differentiated thyroid cancer
    Tobias Carling
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 22:30-4. 2010
    ....
  63. doi request reprint Remedial operation for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Jason D Prescott
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    World J Surg 33:2324-34. 2009
    ..Causative hyperfunctioning parathyroid tissue is also more frequently ectopic in the remedial setting and can thus be difficult to localize...
  64. doi request reprint Continuous glucose monitoring in the surgical intensive care unit: Concordance with capillary glucose
    Kevin M Schuster
    From the Section of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies K M S, K A D, Department of Surgery R U, and Section of Endocrinology S E I, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine and Department of Trauma K B, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:798-803. 2014
    ..Continuous glucose monitoring systems (CGMSs) may mitigate the major risk of IGC, namely hypoglycemia, and improve clinical outcomes...
  65. ncbi request reprint Superiority of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    John W Kunstman
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Adv Surg 46:171-89. 2012
    ..Bilateral exploration will remain the standard of care for most patients with multigland or syndromic disease. Most patients with sporadic PHPT are candidates for MIP...
  66. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid tumors
    Tobias Carling
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 4:319-28. 2003
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Do future general surgery residents have adequate exposure to endocrine surgery during medical school?
    Herbert Chen
    Department of Surgery, Blalock 679, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    World J Surg 26:17-21. 2002
    ..This paucity of exposure may have significant educational and career ramifications...
  68. pmc Resistance to thyroid hormone associated with a novel mutation of the thyroid β receptor gene in a four-year-old female
    Karina T Canadas
    Department of Surgery, Yale Pediatric Thyroid Center, Yale New Haven Children s Hospital, 2 Park Street, West Pavilion, 2nd Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2011:3. 2011
    ..This case appears to be the youngest child recorded to have undergone total thyroidectomy for RTH. Post-operative TSH elevations were managed with every-other-day triiodothyronine therapy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Primary thyroid lymphoma: can the diagnosis be made solely by fine-needle aspiration?
    Charles Cha
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:298-302. 2002
    ..With the advent of modern immunophenotypic analyses, fine-needle aspiration (FNA) can potentially obviate the need for surgical procedures...
  70. pmc Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Lee F Starker
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, P O Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2011:206502. 2011
    ..This paper reviews advances in preoperative localization, anesthetic techniques, and intraoperative management of patients undergoing MIP for the treatment of pHPT...
  71. doi request reprint Trauma team oversight improves efficiency of care and augments clinical and economic outcomes
    Kimberly A Davis
    Department of Surgery, Section of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    J Trauma 65:1236-42; discussion 1242-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether trauma team oversight of patient management would positively affect efficiency of care as defined by improved patient throughput, with augmentation of both clinical and economic outcomes...
  72. ncbi request reprint Hypercalcemia of malignancy due to ectopic transactivation of the parathyroid hormone gene
    Joshua N VanHouten
    Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, TAC S131, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8020, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:580-3. 2006
    ..Cells from the primary tumor (PEPP1 cells) were established in culture to examine the etiology of ectopic PTH gene expression in this patient...
  73. ncbi request reprint Presidential address: Harvey Cushing: the artist
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Surgery 140:841-6. 2006
  74. doi request reprint Evaluating the surgery literature: can standardizing peer-review today predict manuscript impact tomorrow?
    Julie A Sosa
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Ann Surg 250:152-8. 2009
    ..Evidence-based surgery is predicated on the quality of published literature. We measured the quality of surgery manuscripts selected by peer review and identified predictors of excellence...
  75. doi request reprint Attrition of categoric general surgery residents: results of a 20-year audit
    Walter E Longo
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 197:774-8; discussion 779-80. 2009
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous lichen amyloidosis in a family with familial medullary thyroid cancer
    Fizan Abdullah
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8047, USA
    Surgery 135:563-4. 2004
  77. pmc Experience counts
    Robert Udelsman
    Ann Surg 240:26-7. 2004
  78. ncbi request reprint One hundred laparoscopic adrenalectomies: a single surgeon's experience
    Herbert J Zeh
    University of Pittsburgh, Kaufmann Medical Building, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:1012-7. 2003
    ..We report a single surgeon's experience with 100 consecutive laparoscopic adrenalectomies...
  79. ncbi request reprint Early occurrence of RASSF1A hypermethylation and its mutual exclusion with BRAF mutation in thyroid tumorigenesis
    Mingzhao Xing
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Cancer Res 64:1664-8. 2004
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Methylation of the thyroid-stimulating hormone receptor gene in epithelial thyroid tumors: a marker of malignancy and a cause of gene silencing
    Mingzhao Xing
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Cancer Res 63:2316-21. 2003
    ..We propose that methylation of TSHR may provide a novel diagnostic marker of malignancy and a basis for potential use of demethylating agents in conjunction with TSH-promoted radioiodine therapy for epithelial thyroid cancers...
  81. ncbi request reprint Summary statement from a workshop on asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism: a perspective for the 21st century
    John P Bilezikian
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:5353-61. 2002
  82. ncbi request reprint Summary statement from a workshop on asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism: a perspective for the 21st century
    John P Bilezikian
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 17:N2-11. 2002
  83. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic pseudothyroiditis
    Shehzad Basaria
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, A 5 E, Suite 503, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 56:553-5. 2002
    ..Histopathology showed destruction of the normal thyroid follicles by the invasion of the tumour. As this form of thyrotoxicosis resembles various thyroiditides, we hereby refer this condition as "anaplastic pseudothyroiditis"...
  84. ncbi request reprint Staging of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: standardizing rational thought
    Robert Udelsman
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1521-2. 2007