Does intraoperative nerve monitoring reliably aid in staging of total thyroidectomies?

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OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS Demonstrate whether intraoperative nerve monitoring is an effective tool in staging bilateral thyroid and neck surgeries in cases of intraoperative injury to the recurrent laryngeal nerve on the side of initial dissection. We hypothesized that IONM provides reliable and appropriate feedback on the functional status of the RLN on side… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/lary.25133

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@article{Fontenot2015DoesIN, title={Does intraoperative nerve monitoring reliably aid in staging of total thyroidectomies?}, author={Tatyana E. Fontenot and Gregory William Randolph and Tedhar E Setton and Nuha Alsaleh and Emad H Kandil}, journal={The Laryngoscope}, year={2015}, volume={125 9}, pages={2232-5} }