Kristin McKinney

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OBJECTIVE To ascertain the differences between the situational factors of risky and safer sexual encounters in college students. DESIGN Descriptive. SETTING Community-dwelling college students from a large Midwestern university. PARTICIPANTS Participants were 84 college students ages 18 to 20 years. Fifty-five were female (67.5%), the majority (95.2%)(More)
PURPOSE To identify sonographic features of cervical lymph nodes (LNs) that are associated with papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) and to develop a prediction model for classifying nodes as metastatic or benign. METHODS This retrospective study included the records of postthyroidectomy patients with PTC who had undergone cervical ultrasound and LN biopsy. LN(More)
SECOND OPINION Multidisciplinary Consultations on Challenging Cases The University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine faculty holds weekly second opinion conferences focusing on cancer cases that represent most major cancer sites. Patients seen for second opinions are evaluated by an oncologic specialist. Their history, pathology, and radiographs are(More)
PURPOSE The Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU 2005) and American Thyroid Association (ATA 2009 and ATA 2015) have published algorithms regarding thyroid nodule management. Kwak et al. and other groups have described models that estimate thyroid nodules' malignancy risk. The aim of our study is to use Kwak's model to evaluate the tradeoffs of both(More)
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