endocrine surgical procedures

Summary

Summary: Surgery performed on any endocrine gland.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Kinetics of intraoperative fluorescence diagnosis of parathyroid glands
    Ruediger L Prosst
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Mannheim, Ruprecht Karls University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:743-7. 2004
  2. ncbi Endocrine surgery: Our current understanding of the treatment and the controversies within this diverse group of tumors
    Janice L Pasieka
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 89:105-7. 2005
  3. ncbi Who performs endocrine operations in the United States?
    Brian D Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Divisions of Endocrine Surgery and Vascular Surgery, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Taubman Center 2920H, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Surgery 134:924-31; discussion 931. 2003
  4. ncbi Kindred spirits of the endocrines: the training of the future endocrine surgeons
    Janice L Pasieka
    Division of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 89:202-5. 2005
  5. ncbi Clinical pathways improve hospital resource use in endocrine surgery
    Rajan P Kulkarni
    Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:35-41. 2011
  6. ncbi Current status and future directions of geriatric general surgery
    Walter E Pofahl
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:S351-4. 2003
  7. ncbi The diagnosis and management of malignant phaeochromocytoma and paraganglioma
    Alexandra Chrisoulidou
    Department of Endocrinology and Endocrine Oncology, Theagenion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:569-85. 2007
  8. ncbi The diagnosis and surgical management of diseases of the adrenal glands
    J Barczyk
    I Department of General Surgery, , , Poland
    Rocz Akad Med Bialymst 46:47-53. 2001
  9. ncbi Robotic abdominal surgery
    Eric J Hanly
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 665, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4665, USA
    Am J Surg 188:19S-26S. 2004
  10. ncbi [Ambulatory endocrine surgery]
    Pablo Moreno Llorente
    Cir Esp 80:273-4. 2006

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  1. ncbi Kinetics of intraoperative fluorescence diagnosis of parathyroid glands
    Ruediger L Prosst
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Mannheim, Ruprecht Karls University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:743-7. 2004
    ..In preparation for a clinical application of this technique in patients undergoing surgery for hyperparathyroidism, we evaluated the kinetics of fluorescence diagnosis...
  2. ncbi Endocrine surgery: Our current understanding of the treatment and the controversies within this diverse group of tumors
    Janice L Pasieka
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 89:105-7. 2005
  3. ncbi Who performs endocrine operations in the United States?
    Brian D Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Divisions of Endocrine Surgery and Vascular Surgery, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Taubman Center 2920H, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Surgery 134:924-31; discussion 931. 2003
    ..Endocrine surgery is a discipline that is dedicated to high-quality care of patients with endocrine surgical disease. The relationship between its "identity" as a separate field and clinical practice patterns is not known...
  4. ncbi Kindred spirits of the endocrines: the training of the future endocrine surgeons
    Janice L Pasieka
    Division of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 89:202-5. 2005
    ..Where we are as a sub-specialty, where we came from, and what it will take to meet this goal are discussed...
  5. ncbi Clinical pathways improve hospital resource use in endocrine surgery
    Rajan P Kulkarni
    Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:35-41. 2011
    ..Here, we describe novel clinical pathways developed for endocrine operations (ie, unilateral thyroid lobectomy, total thyroidectomy, parathyroidectomy) and evaluate their effects on economic end points at a major academic hospital...
  6. ncbi Current status and future directions of geriatric general surgery
    Walter E Pofahl
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:S351-4. 2003
    ..Each of these areas is a source of considerable interest to general surgeons...
  7. ncbi The diagnosis and management of malignant phaeochromocytoma and paraganglioma
    Alexandra Chrisoulidou
    Department of Endocrinology and Endocrine Oncology, Theagenion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:569-85. 2007
    ..Ongoing microarray studies may provide novel intracellular pathways of importance for proliferation/cell cycle control, and lead to the development of novel pharmacological agents...
  8. ncbi The diagnosis and surgical management of diseases of the adrenal glands
    J Barczyk
    I Department of General Surgery, , , Poland
    Rocz Akad Med Bialymst 46:47-53. 2001
    ..6%) of patients. We recommend the transperitoneal approach which allows the visual evaluation of both adrenals and extra adrenal tissue. We regard surgical intervention as being the only effective method of treating adrenal tumours...
  9. ncbi Robotic abdominal surgery
    Eric J Hanly
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 665, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4665, USA
    Am J Surg 188:19S-26S. 2004
    ..Outcomes data for surgical robotics are essential given the exorbitant costs associated with the use of these tools...
  10. ncbi [Ambulatory endocrine surgery]
    Pablo Moreno Llorente
    Cir Esp 80:273-4. 2006
  11. ncbi Endocrine surgery
    Tracy S Wang
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Surg 202:369-71. 2011
    ..Studies showing the relationship between hospital/surgeon volume and patient outcomes highlight the importance of advanced postgraduate training in this field...
  12. ncbi Reinforcement of endocrine surgery training: impact of telemedicine technology in a developing country context
    P V Pradeep
    Department of Endocrine Surgery, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    World J Surg 31:1665-71. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility and impact of telemedicine on the reinforcement of endocrine surgery training at distant places to develop this subspecialty in a developing country such as India...
  13. ncbi German Association of Endocrine Surgeons practice guideline for the surgical management of malignant thyroid tumors
    Henning Dralle
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Straße 40, 06097, Halle, Saale, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:347-75. 2013
    ..These developments called for an update of the previous practice guideline to detail the surgical treatment options that are available for the various disease entities and tumor stages...
  14. pmc Increased efficiency of endocrine procedures performed in an ambulatory operating room
    Nicholas Clark
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 7375, USA
    J Surg Res 184:200-3. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether this change has decreased turnover times and maximized OR utilization...
  15. ncbi [Management of goiters]
    Jean Louis Wemeau
    CHRU, Hopital Claude Huriez, Clinique Endocrinologique Marc Linquette, 4 e Ouest, rue Polonoswki, 59037 Lille Cedex, France
    Presse Med 40:1147-54. 2011
    ..Radioactive iodine constitutes an alternative to surgery for voluminous, compressive, hyperfunctionnal goiters, especially in older people...
  16. ncbi 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.
  17. pmc Translational research in endocrine surgery
    Scott K Sherman
    Department of Surgery, Carver College of Medicine, The University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 22:857-84. 2013
    ..These breakthroughs and their influence on current therapy are discussed to provide surgeons with an overview of the basic science research currently creating new clinical treatments and improving patient care. ..
  18. ncbi Thyroid-related factors that influence preoperative localization of parathyroid adenomas
    Serhat Isik
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinic, Ministry of Health, Ankara, Turkey
    Endocr Pract 18:26-33. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect that thyroid-related factors have on the preoperative localization of parathyroid adenomas...
  19. pmc Thyroid hormone replacement in women of reproductive age: is surgeon knowledge related to operative volume?
    Megan R Haymart
    Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Diabetes, Department of Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Thyroid 20:627-31. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the role of the surgeon in patient education at the time of initiation of LT4 therapy...
  20. ncbi European endocrine surgery in the 150-year history of Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery
    Henning Dralle
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, Halle Saale, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:43-55. 2010
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  21. ncbi Parotidectomy--Anatomical considerations
    Steven J Wang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Clin Anat 25:12-8. 2012
    ..This report will discuss the anatomy of the parotid gland as it pertains to parotid surgery and the avoidance of complications related to this surgery...
  22. ncbi [Thyroid surgery in Japan]
    Takahiro Okamoto
    Department of Endocrine Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 113:486-9. 2012
    ..Endocrine surgeons are privileged to pose and solve many unanswered questions that are relevant to good clinical practice for patients with surgical thyroid disorders in the future...
  23. ncbi Acromegaly with negative pituitary MRI and no evidence of ectopic source: the role of transphenoidal pituitary exploration?
    Sameera Daud
    Department of Endocrinology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pituitary 14:414-7. 2011
    ..This approach may avoid long term medical treatment with its associated cost...
  24. ncbi [Surgical treatment of pheochromocytoma--personal experience]
    Dejan Elaković
    Department of Urology, Military Medical Academy, Belgrade
    Srp Arh Celok Lek 130:31-7. 2002
    ..This approach is simple, extrapleural and extraperitoneal. It offers a broad surgical field with the adrenal in its centre which permits an atraumatic operation with little risk of complications...
  25. ncbi [Primary hyperparathyroidism]
    G Maruani
    Departement de Physiologie, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 20, rue Leblanc, 75015 Paris, France Inserm UMR S 845, Centre de Recherche, Universite Paris Descartes, 75015 Paris, France Electronic address
    Rev Med Interne 34:605-13. 2013
    ..The only radical treatment is surgery and the surgical indications have been codified by several consensus conferences. For patients who do not undergo surgery, prolonged medical monitoring is needed. ..
  26. ncbi Morbidity following thyroid surgery: does surgeon volume matter?
    Carmen González-Sánchez
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Salamanca, Paseo San Vicente 58 182, 37007 Salamanca, Spain
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:419-22. 2013
    ....
  27. ncbi Cushing's disease -- assessing the efficacy of transsphenoidal surgery
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 63:398-404. 2012
    ..Our study emphasises the need for long-term postoperative endocrinological follow-up, which facilitates early detection of recurrent hypercortisolemia...
  28. ncbi Surgery for gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEPNETS)
    J Philip Boudreaux
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 200 West Esplanade Avenue, Suite 200, Kenner, LA 70065, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 40:163-71, ix. 2011
    ..This article considers different options based on the type of tumor and site of origin...
  29. pmc Advancement of the artificial pancreas through the development of interoperability standards
    Peter E Picton
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 7:1066-70. 2013
    ..Discussion from a special session of the 12th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting is also provided. ..
  30. ncbi [Review of 300 cases of parotidectomy for benign parotid tumors]
    Ryo Kawata
    Department of Otolaryngology, Osaka Medical College, Takatsuki
    Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 115:618-24. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the diagnosis and postoperative complications of benign parotid tumors for a series of 300 patients who underwent the same diagnostic methods and operation procedure in a single institute...
  31. ncbi Short-duration, single-agent antibiotic prophylaxis for meningitis in trans-sphenoidal surgery
    Andrew S Little
    Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Pituitary 14:335-9. 2011
    ..The results of this regimen compare favorably to historical rates achieved with longer regimens that use two antibiotics. Future studies will investigate the role prophylactic antibiotics play in nasal mucosa healing and sinusitis...
  32. ncbi The dynamics of post-operative plasma ACTH values following transsphenoidal surgery for Cushing's disease
    Lakshmi Srinivasan
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5821, USA
    Pituitary 14:312-7. 2011
    ..The utility of plasma ACTH measurements in the postoperative management of CD remains to be determined...
  33. ncbi [Diagnosis and management of pain syndromes following parotidectomy]
    R Linke
    Klinik und Poliklinik Fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23558, Lubeck, Deutschland
    HNO 60:725-9. 2012
    ..In a third patient the great auricular nerve had to be resected 6 months after parotidectomy. Other options of therapy are described...
  34. ncbi Outcome of operation in patients with adrenocortical cancer invading the inferior vena cava--a European Society of Endocrine Surgeons (ESES) survey
    Radu Mihai
    Endocrine Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU, UK
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:225-31. 2012
    ..Most patients with adrenocortical cancer (ACC) continue to present with advanced disease. Invasion into the inferior vena cava (IVC) defines stage III disease and the management of such patients raises additional difficulties...
  35. ncbi Robotic thyroid surgery: Clinical and anatomic considerations
    Jeffrey R Janus
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Anat 25:40-53. 2012
    ..This article will discuss the relevant anatomy, operative goals, robotic technique, and clinical considerations of robotic thyroid surgery...
  36. ncbi [Specialists in endocrine and thyroid surgery]
    Hiroshi Sonoo
    Department of Breast and Thyroid Surgery, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 113:512-4. 2012
    ..There are now total of 127 authorized and associated institutions. This report gives an outline of this system and future issues to be addressed...
  37. ncbi A prospective study of heart rate variability in endocrine surgery: surgical training increases consultant's mental strain
    Ruth S Prichard
    University of Sydney, Endocrine Surgical Unit, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Surg Educ 69:453-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether instructing surgical trainees in technically demanding procedures causes alterations in heart rate variability (HRV) and mental strain in supervising surgeons...
  38. pmc Anesthesia and thyroid surgery: The never ending challenges
    Sukhminder Jit Singh Bajwa
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Gian Sagar Medical College and Hospital, Ram Nagar, Banur, Punjab, India
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 17:228-34. 2013
    ..The present review aims at an in-depth analysis of potential risk factors and challenges during administration of anesthesia and possible complications in patients with thyroid disease...
  39. ncbi Cushing's disease: results of treatment and factors affecting outcome
    Ariachery C Ammini
    Department of Endocrinology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Hormones (Athens) 10:222-9. 2011
    ..To analyze the therapeutic results of intervention and the factors affecting the outcome of patients with Cushing's disease (CD) cared for at the All Indian Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), New Delhi...
  40. ncbi Endocrine surgery: where are we today? A national survey of young endocrine surgeons
    Carmen C Solorzano
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Sylvester Cancer Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Surgery 147:536-41. 2010
    ..Educational objectives have been published by the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES), but data have not been collected describing the recruitment pool, fellowship, or postfellowship experiences...
  41. ncbi The transaxillary, totally endoscopic approach for head and neck endocrine surgery in children
    Thom E Lobe
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Blank Children s Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa 50309, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:97-100. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the safety, efficacy, and learning curve for transaxillary, totally endoscopic (TATE) head and neck endocrine surgery in children...
  42. ncbi Surgical management of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome; state of the art
    Ellen H Morrow
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5641, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 89:1091-103. 2009
    ..The role of Whipple procedure, especially for MEN-1 cases, should be explored further. Laparoscopic and endoscopic treatments are more experimental, but may have a role...
  43. ncbi Surgical management of MEN-1 and -2: state of the art
    Goran Akerstrom
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Uppsala, 751 85 Sweden
    Surg Clin North Am 89:1047-68. 2009
    ..Prophylactic thyroidectomy based on DNA testing in the MEN-2 syndrome is considered one of the greater achievements in cancer treatment, because it may be performed before thyroid carcinoma development and provides cure for the patient...
  44. ncbi The impact of laparoscopy in the management of non-palpable testes
    Dragan Kravarusic
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Surgery, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 7:44-7. 2009
    ....
  45. ncbi Surgical treatment and follow up on undescended testis
    Jorgen Thorup
    Department of Pediatric Surgery 4272, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 7:38-43. 2009
    ..Disrupted endocrine regulation may be combined with both hypotheses...
  46. ncbi [Intraoperative identification of the recurrent laryngeal nerves in thyroid surgery]
    Andrzej Siemiatkowski
    Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii UM w Bialymostoku
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 40:244-8. 2008
    ..All of these methods limit the use of muscle relaxants during anaesthesia. Details of anaesthetic management are presented...
  47. ncbi HRPT2-related familial isolated hyperparathyroidism: could molecular studies direct the surgical approach?
    Leticia G Silveira
    Departamentos de Farmácia, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 52:1211-20. 2008
    ..We concluded that it is necessary to individualize the surgical approach for HRPT2-related hyperparathyroidism until we can gather a better phenotype-genotype correlation in larger series, to best define their treatment...
  48. pmc Management of intrathoracic goitre
    Pia Pace-Asciak
    Department of Otolaryngology, Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Surg 51:E111-2. 2008
  49. ncbi Post-operative hyponatremia in patients with pituitary adenoma: post-operative management with a uniform treatment protocol
    Yasuyuki Kinoshita
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Endocr J 58:373-9. 2011
    ..Special attention and recovery effort should be given to elder patients with marked serum Na level decline after surgery...
  50. ncbi Mineralocorticoid antagonists treatment versus surgery in primary aldosteronism
    C Catena
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pathology and Medicine, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 42:440-5. 2010
    ....
  51. ncbi The role of outcomes data for assessing the expertise of a pituitary surgeon
    Kiarash Shahlaie
    Neuroscience Institute and Brain Tumor Center, John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 17:369-76. 2010
    ..In this review, we assess the impact of neurosurgeon expertise as a determinant of outcome in pituitary surgery...
  52. ncbi Cinacalcet as alternative treatment for primary hyperparathyroidism: achievements and prospects
    Leonidas H Duntas
    Endocrine Unit, Evgenidion Hospital, University of Athens, 20 Papadiamantopoulou Str, 11528, Athens, Greece
    Endocrine 39:199-204. 2011
    ..Results are pending as to whether cinacalcet decreases mortality and morbidity in pHPT, confirmation of which would conclusively recommend this drug as a valid alternative to surgery...
  53. ncbi Pituitary incidentaloma: an endocrine society clinical practice guideline
    Pamela U Freda
    Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:894-904. 2011
    ..The aim was to formulate practice guidelines for endocrine evaluation and treatment of pituitary incidentalomas...
  54. pmc Strategic impact of a new academic endocrine surgery program
    James E Wiseman
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2260-4. 2011
    ..A minority of medical centers possess a dedicated endocrine surgery program. Here we assess the short-term impact of a new endocrine surgery program on institutional case volumes and financial endpoints...
  55. ncbi [A case of giant hemorrhagic adrenal pseudocystectomy with a flank incision]
    Yasuharu Takeuchi
    The Department of Urology, Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Japan
    Hinyokika Kiyo 57:315-8. 2011
    ..Although the tumor was a non-functioning tumor, and diagnostic imaging was negative for malignancy, the tumor was surgically resected with a flank incision. The histopathological diagnosis was adrenal pseudocyst...
  56. ncbi Metabolic complications of endocrine surgery in companion animals
    Joao Felipe de Brito Galvao
    Small Animal Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University, 601 Vernon Tharp Street, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 41:847-68, v. 2011
    ..Common complications of endocrine surgery as well as prevention strategies will be reviewed for pancreatic, parathyroid, and adrenal surgery...
  57. ncbi Non-functioning pituitary adenomas: a single center experience
    P Anagnostis
    Endocrinology Clinic, Hippokration Hospital, 49 Konstantinoupoleos Str, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 119:314-9. 2011
    ..To describe the clinical imaging and hormonal characteristics and the natural course of patients with clinically non-functioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs) presenting at our department from 1984 to 2009...
  58. pmc Training our future endocrine surgeons: a look at the endocrine surgery operative experience of U.S. surgical residents
    Barbara Zarebczan
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53792 7375, USA
    Surgery 148:1075-80; discussion 1080-1. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether this has translated into an increase in operative volume for general surgery and otolaryngology residents...
  59. ncbi Minimally invasive endocrine surgery
    Michael D Addis
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 70:333-7. 2003
    ..Minimally invasive endocrine surgery has experienced multiple new developments...
  60. ncbi Congenital hyperinsulinism
    Jean Baptiste Arnoux
    Hospital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Early Hum Dev 86:287-94. 2010
    ..The main points sum up the management of HI: i) prevention of brain damages by normalizing glycemia and ii) screening for focal HI as they may be definitively cured after a limited pancreatectomy...
  61. ncbi Undescended testes: a consensus on management
    E Martin Ritzen
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, S 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:S87-90. 2008
    ..Referral should be to paediatric rather than general surgeons/urologists if the boy is less than 1 year old, if he has bilateral or non-palpable testes, or if he has got relapse of cryptorchidism...
  62. ncbi Optimizing surgical therapy for chronic pancreatitis
    W T Knoefel
    Department of Surgery, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Pancreatology 2:379-84; discussion 385. 2002
  63. ncbi A simple method to expose the surgical field when performing a thyroplasty
    Ollivier Laccourreye
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngologie et Chriurgie Cervico Faciale, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, University of Paris, France
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:108-9. 2005
  64. ncbi Medullary thyroid carcinoma: including MEN 2A and MEN 2B syndromes
    Frank J Quayle
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Surg Oncol 89:122-9. 2005
    ..MTC cells do not concentrate radioactive iodine, and MTC does not respond well to external beam radiation or conventional cytotoxic chemotherapy. These distinguishing features should be considered in planning surgical management of MTC...
  65. ncbi How should medical student surgical rotations be structured to optimize education?
    Sharon M Weber
    University of Wisconsin, Department of Surgery, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Surg Res 126:145-8. 2005
    ..We evaluated improvements in knowledge for students exposed to the two following types of surgical education: (1) traditional service-based rotations and (2) focused mini-rotations in a surgical subspecialty...
  66. pmc An alternative use of pressure infusor in thyroid surgery
    Altaf K Awan
    Department of General and Endocrine Surgery, Nottingham City Hospital, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 87:291. 2005
  67. ncbi Prevalence of differentiated thyroid cancer in 810 cases of surgically treated goiter in Yemen
    Mansour Al-Jaradi
    Sana a University, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Yemen
    Ann Saudi Med 25:394-7. 2005
    ..In 1990, the World Health Organization (WHO) suggested that severe iodine deficiency exists in Yemen. Therefore, we looked at the prevalence of differentiated thyroid goiter in 810 cases consecutively treated by surgery for goiter...
  68. ncbi International consensus guidelines for management of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms and mucinous cystic neoplasms of the pancreas
    Masao Tanaka
    Department of Surgery and Oncology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pancreatology 6:17-32. 2006
    ..The proposed guidelines represent a consensus of the working group of the International Association of Pancreatology...
  69. ncbi Presidential address: A perspective on the future of endocrine surgery--challenges and opportunities in a time of rapid transformation
    John S Kukora
    Department of Surgery, Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, PA, USA
    Surgery 138:965-70. 2005
  70. ncbi Primary aldosteronism: are we diagnosing and operating on too few patients?
    R D Gordon
    Endocrine Hypertension Research Unit, University of Queensland, Department of Medicine, Greenslopes Hospital, Brisbane 4120, Australia
    World J Surg 25:941-7. 2001
    ....
  71. ncbi [Robotic-assisted operations in digestive and endocrine surgery using Da Vinci system]
    L Bresler
    Ann Chir 131:299-301. 2006
  72. ncbi Palmar skin blood flow and temperature responses throughout endoscopic sympathectomy
    Craig G Crandall
    Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, 7232 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75231, USA
    Anesth Analg 100:277-83. 2005
    ..This occurrence may limit the utility of skin blood-flow measurements in identifying the success of the procedure...
  73. ncbi [Gamma-locator apparatus in the assistance of location of parathyroid neoplasm in operation ]
    Ming Chen Ba
    Department of General Hospital Nanfang Hospital, 1st Military Medical University, Guangzhou 510515, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 84:1584. 2004
  74. ncbi What's new in general surgery: endocrine surgery
    Christopher R McHenry
    Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44109 1998, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 195:364-71. 2002
  75. ncbi Nerve sheath tumors of the sellar region
    Sumedha Bhagat
    Department of Neuro Ophthalmology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, South Glasgow University Hospitals, NHS Trust, Scotland
    J Neuroophthalmol 22:275-8. 2002
    ..Nerve sheath tumors, including schwannomas and neurofibromas, rarely affect the sellar region. The authors report two such cases that were mistaken for pituitary adenomas on the basis of clinical and imaging features...
  76. ncbi Otolaryngologic critical care
    Arvind Bansal
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York NY 10128, USA
    Crit Care Clin 19:55-72. 2003
    ..Intensivists need to be familiar with these procedures and diseases. Collaboration with the surgical specialist is required to optimize patient care...
  77. ncbi Recent advances in minimally invasive endocrine surgery
    Quan Yang Duh
    Department of Surgery, UCSF Advanced Videoscopic Surgery Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Asian J Surg 26:62-3. 2003
  78. ncbi Timing and special concerns regarding endocrine surgery during pregnancy
    Susan Sam
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 32:337-54. 2003
    ..The best outcome is achieved by a multidisciplinary approach consisting of endocrinology, obstetrics, anesthesiology, and endocrine surgery...
  79. ncbi Robotic renal and adrenal surgery
    Gyung Tak Sung
    Department of Urology, Dong A University Hospital, 3Ga 1, Dongdaesin Dong, Seo Gu, Busan, South Korea
    Surg Clin North Am 83:1469-82. 2003
    ..There remain, however, many areas which need to be further improved and evaluated before clinical applications of the robot become accepted in adrenal and renal minimally invasive surgery...
  80. ncbi Surgical treatment of insulinomas
    Emily Finlayson
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center at Mount Zion Medical Center, 1600 Divisadero Street, Hellman Building, Room C3 47 San Francisco, California 94143 1674, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:775-85. 2004
    ..Laparoscopy is a viable alternative to open tumor resection; laparoscopic ultrasound can facilitate localization and guide safe resection...
  81. ncbi Hyperfunctioning parathyroid cysts: a case report
    H Altun
    Department of General Surgery, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Chir Belg 104:234-6. 2004
    ..Palpable thyroid nodule was diagnosed as cystic parathyroid adenoma postoperatively. When a cystic lesion is found in the neck of a patient, a pararthyroid cyst should be considered...
  82. ncbi Determining when to operate on patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis with nodular lesions: the role of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration cytology
    Deng Huang Su
    Far Eastern Polyclinic, Chung Hsiao Municipal Hospital, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Acta Cytol 48:622-9. 2004
    ..To elucidate the role of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in determining whether to request an operation...
  83. ncbi Need for intrasellar packing in sellar reconstruction of transsphenoidal surgery: less is more?
    Hsien Chih Chen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung University and Memorial Hospital, 222, Mai Chin Road, Keelung 204, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Clin Neurosci 13:423-7. 2006
    ..This study investigated patients with pituitary macroadenomas who received transsphenoidal surgery using two different sellar reconstruction methods, to determine the need for intrasellar packing...
  84. ncbi An update: the operative experience in adrenal, pancreatic, and other less common endocrine diseases of U.S. general surgery residents
    David Le
    Department of Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    World J Surg 32:232-6. 2008
    ..A prior study that examined the operative experience of general surgery residents in endocrine surgery for the academic years 1986-1987 to 1993-1994 found this training to be inadequate due to low operative volume...
  85. doi Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes
    Kenji Fujieda
    Department of PediatricsAsahikawa Medical CollegeAsahikawa, Japan
    Horm Res 68:100. 2007
  86. ncbi Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2: 2007 update
    Friedhelm Raue
    Horm Res 68:101-4. 2007
    ..Each variant of MEN-2 results from a different RET gene mutation, with a good genotype-phenotype correlation...
  87. ncbi Health services research in endocrine surgery
    Sanziana Roman
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 20:47-51. 2008
    ..We review recent health services research studies examining clinical and economic outcomes in endocrine surgery...
  88. ncbi Endocrine surgical aspects of multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes in children
    Barney Harrison
    Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Horm Res 68:105-6. 2007
    ..When MTC has already developed, a therapeutic intervention is required...
  89. doi Soft tissue implantation of thyroid adenomatous hyperplasia after endoscopic thyroid surgery
    Yong Sang Lee
    Department of Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 18:483-4. 2008
  90. ncbi [The 10th Congress of Asia Association of Endocrine Surgeons (Hong Kong, March 11-17, 2006)]
    A F Romanchishen
    Vestn Khir Im I I Grek 166:98-101. 2007
  91. ncbi Thyroid and parathyroid operations in veterans affairs and selected university medical centers: results of the patient safety in surgery study
    Bruce Lee Hall
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:1222-34. 2007
    ..Relative outcomes performance for the Veterans Affairs (VA) and private-sector populations was compared after risk adjustment...
  92. ncbi [Endocrinologic surgery in change]
    Jan Erik Varhaug
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1174. 2007
  93. ncbi [Insulinoma]
    Robert Krysiak
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Silesian Medical University of Katowice, Poland
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 22:70-4. 2007
    ..The only curative treatment for insulinoma is complete resection of the tumour. The aim of this paper is to critically discuss contemporary diagnosis and treatment of this neoplasm on the basis of progress made in recent years...
  94. ncbi Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes
    Glenda G Callender
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 444, Houston, TX, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 88:863-95, viii. 2008
    ..This article reviews the clinical features, diagnosis, and surgical management of the various MEN syndromes and genetic risk assessment for patients presenting with one or more endocrine neoplasms...
  95. ncbi Seminars: local and regional anesthesia for thyroid surgery
    Nimmi Arora
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:708-13. 2006
    ..Over the past decade, there has been a renewed interest in the art of performing thyroidectomy under local/regional anesthesia in some specialized high volume endocrine surgery centers...
  96. ncbi [Persistent leukocytosis and hyperglycemia]
    F J Sanjuan Portugal
    Unidad de Medicina Interna, Fundacion Hospital Calahorra, Calahorra, La Rioja, Espana
    Rev Clin Esp 206:461-3. 2006
  97. ncbi How we do it: Changes in thyroid and salivary gland surgery since 1989: who's doing it and what are they doing?
    J P Hughes
    Clin Otolaryngol 31:443-6. 2006
    ..There also seems to be changes in the types of thyroid operation being performed; with large increases in total thyroidectomy and reductions in subtotal thyroidectomies...
  98. ncbi [The impact of the extent and time of operation on the survival in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC)]
    Agnieszka Czarniecka
    Centre of Oncology, Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Institute, Branch Gliwice, Gliwice
    Endokrynol Pol 57:347-55. 2006
    ..To analyze the impact of time and extent of operation on overall and disease-free survival in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC)...
  99. ncbi Chyle fistula in right cervical area after thyroid surgery
    Pablo Priego Jiménez
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transl Oncol 10:593-6. 2008
    ..Optimal treatment of these patients is unclear, without a clear limit between conservative and surgical treatment...
  100. ncbi Surgery after pancreatic trauma: less and later. What we can learn from acute pancreatitis
    Ernest Klar
    Pancreatology 2:363-4. 2002
  101. ncbi Post-surgical hypocortisolism after removal of an adrenal incidentaloma: is it predictable by an accurate endocrinological work-up before surgery?
    Cristina Eller-Vainicher
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Fondazione Policlinico IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 162:91-9. 2010
    ..It is unknown whether, before surgery, the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis secretion parameters can predict post-surgical hypocortisolism...

Research Grants3

  1. BENEFITS OF TESTOSTERONE ON STRENGTH IN ELDERLY MEN
    Laurence Katznelson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The goal of these studies will be to determine the efficacy and safety of testosterone administration and, additionally, a home-based exercise program on muscle function in older men with relative testosterone insufficiency. ..
  2. Skin Cooling to Improve Orthostatic Tolerance
    CRAIG CRANDALL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  3. Neural and non-neural modulators of skin blood flow and sweating in humans
    CRAIG CRANDALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e. diabetes, heart failure, etc) and non-disease (i.e. aging) conditions. ..