Thyroid fine-needle aspiration: does case volume affect diagnostic yield and interpretation?

@article{Houlton2011ThyroidFA,
  title={Thyroid fine-needle aspiration: does case volume affect diagnostic yield and interpretation?},
  author={Jeffrey J Houlton and Gordon H. Sun and N. Toledano Fern{\'a}ndez and Qihui Jim Zhai and Fred Lucas and David L Steward},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={137 11},
  pages={1136-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of case volume on the diagnostic yield and interpretation of thyroid fine-needle aspiration (FNA). DESIGN Retrospective case series. SETTING An academic tertiary referral center and 2 community hospital centers. PATIENTS Data were retrospectively reviewed for all consecutive patients undergoing thyroid FNA at these… CONTINUE READING