Airway Complications and Outcome after Thyroidectomy in Ibadan: A 15 Year Review

  title={Airway Complications and Outcome after Thyroidectomy in Ibadan: A 15 Year Review},
  author={Ay and ipo Oo and Adigun Ta and Afuwape Oo and Afolabi Ao and Amanda Daniel},
  journal={Archives of Medicine},
Introduction: Thyroidectomy is one of the frequent major surgeries performed by the general surgery unit. There are challenges encountered with patent airway maintenance during preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative periods. The objective of this study was to review the airway complications and outcome after thyroidectomy in our centre. Patients and Methods: This is a cross-sectional retrospective study of all the thyroidectomies performed from 2001-2015. The data collected included… 

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