Volume-outcome relationship in parathyroid surgery.


Endocrine Neoplasia Institute, Miami Cancer Institute, Miami, FL, USA. Electronic address: [Email]


Since its first description, several studies have highlighted the role of the surgeon's experience in the outcome of parathyroid surgery, however, no uniform consensus exists regarding the minimum operative experience required for good surgical outcomes. This work aims to summarize the current data regarding the surgeon volume-outcome relationship for parathyroidectomy.


hyperparathyroidism,parathyroidectomy,surgeon experience,surgeon volume,surgeon volume–outcome relationship,

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