Advanced Publications and Resources

Below are texts, articles, and studies relating to the discovery, care, and treatment of various thyroid and parathyroid conditions. They are written for a physician audience but you may find these helpful in your own treatment course. Please contact your physician or the Mass. Eye and Ear Division of Thyroid Surgery for more information.

RandolphTextbookThe Recurrent and Superior Laryngeal Nerves” by Gregory W. Randolph, M.D., FACS, is a comprehensive up-to-date review of all aspects of recurrent laryngeal nerve and superior laryngeal nerve anatomy, written by world class U.S. and international experts in anatomy, surgery, and nerve monitoring.

RandolphTextbook2"Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands: second edition" by Gregory W. Randolph, M.D., FACS, is a comprehensive text encompassing the most up-to-date, state-of- the-art knowledge presented by world-renowned authorities in thyroid and parathyroid surgery, providing the detailed guidance needed to produce the best results.

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Thyroidectomy in the Professional Singer-Neural Monitored Surgical Outcomes

Clinical Practice Guideline: Improving Voice Outcomes after Thyroid Surgery

Continuous Vagal IONM Prevents Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Paralysis by Revealing Initial EMG Changes of Impending Neuropraxic Injury: A Prospective, Multicenter Study

Electrophysiologic Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Monitoring During Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery: International Standards Guideline Statement

An Evidence-Based Review of Poorly Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

External Branch of the Superior Laryngeal Nerve Monitoring During Thyroid Surgery: International Neural Monitoring Study Group Standards Guideline Statement

Intraoperative Electrophysiologic Monitoring of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve During Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery: The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Monitoring Protocol with Collaborative Experience in Over 3000 Cases

Neural Monitored Revision Thyroid Cancer Surgery: Surgical Safety and Thyroglobulin Response

The Importance of Pre- and Postoperative Laryngeal Examination for Thyroid Surgery

Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Nodal Surgery Directed by a Preoperative Radiographic Map Utilizing CT Scan and Ultrasound in All Primary and Reoperative Patients

The Prognostic Significance of Nodal Metastases from Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Can Be Stratified Based on the Size and Number of Metastatic Lymph Nodes, as Well as the Presence of Extranodal Extension