EFFECT OF TOTAL THYROIDECTOMY ON MORTALITY AND MORBIDITY IN GERIATRIC PATIENTS: CERRAHPASA EXPERIENCE


Teksoz S. , Arikan A. E. , Erbabacan S. E. , Ferahman S. , Meyanci G., Ozcan M. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.16, no.4, pp.365-371, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.365-371

Abstract

Introduction: The purpose of this study is to confirm safety of total thyroidectomy and to investigate the effect of age on potential mortality and morbidity in geriatric patients.