Palpation

Known as: Palpations 
A method of feeling with the hands during a physical examination. The health care provider touches and feels the patient's body to examine the size… (More)
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2017
Highly Cited
2017
INTRODUCTION: Thyroid nodules (TNs) are a common pathology. Their prevalence increases with age. Some of them are suspected of… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Palpation is a physical examination technique where objects, e.g., organs or body parts, are touched with fingers to determine… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is a surgical technique that offers distinct advantages in reducing pain and patients' recovery… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Electrical identification and monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) has been proposed as an adjunct to standard… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Previous experience with laboratory fixtures and off-line processing of elasticity data showed that problems occurring in data… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The clinical viability of a method of acoustic remote palpation, capable of imaging local variations in the mechanical properties… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A method of acoustic remote palpation, capable of imaging local variations in the mechanical properties of tissue, is under… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) is a phase-contrast-based MRI imaging technique that can directly visualize and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Shear wave elasticity imaging (SWEI) is a new approach to imaging and characterizing tissue structures based on the use of shear… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Thyroid nodules are commonly identified on autopsy examination. There are relatively few descriptions, however, of the… (More)
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