Keys to the Cart: November 7, 2016

published 2 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Thyroidectomy: complications; Thyroid surgery: RLN monitoring

And we are back thank you for joining us for our second edition of keys to the card a weekly open anesthesia podcast where we were review several IT keywords in just a couple of minutes. My name is alley Bechtel and I'm a cardiothoracic in Susie I'll just at the university of Virginia. This week we worry views to several key words pertaining to thyroid surgery. Now let's unlock some knowledge. Our first keyword is thyroidectomy complications. There are 6 major complications following tired act me. Hypocalcemia airway obstruction recurrent laryngeal nerve injury leading and wound infection. The time course for the presentation of complications and airway obstruction following thyroid surgery is important. If their symptoms of airway obstruction at the conclusion of the surgery think recurrent laryngeal nerve damage. We currently or in June nerve injury if they feared consequence of pirates archery and surgeons often monitor nerve function during the surgery in order to prevent nerve ...

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