Systematic review and meta-analysis of wound drains after thyroid surgery.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/324500
Title:
Systematic review and meta-analysis of wound drains after thyroid surgery.
Authors:
Woods, R S R; Woods, J F C; Duignan, E S; Timon, C
Affiliation:
Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
Woods RSR et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of wound drains after thyroid surgery. 2014, 101 (5):446-56 Br J Surg
Journal:
The British journal of surgery
Issue Date:
Apr-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/324500
DOI:
10.1002/bjs.9448
PubMed ID:
24633830
Additional Links:
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bjs.9448/abstract
Abstract:
Drainage after routine thyroid and parathyroid surgery remains controversial. However, there is increasing evidence from a number of randomized clinical trials (RCTs) suggesting no benefit from the use of drains.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
SURGERY
Local subject classification:
WOUND CARE; EAR, NOSE AND THROAT
MeSH:
Drainage; Humans; Length of Stay; Parathyroid Diseases; Postoperative Care; Publication Bias; Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic; Suction; Thyroid Diseases; Treatment Outcome
ISSN:
1365-2168

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorWoods, R S Ren_GB
dc.contributor.authorWoods, J F Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDuignan, E Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorTimon, Cen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-08-08T12:13:29Z-
dc.date.available2014-08-08T12:13:29Z-
dc.date.issued2014-04-
dc.identifier.citationWoods RSR et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of wound drains after thyroid surgery. 2014, 101 (5):446-56 Br J Surgen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1365-2168-
dc.identifier.pmid24633830-
dc.identifier.doi10.1002/bjs.9448-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/324500-
dc.description.abstractDrainage after routine thyroid and parathyroid surgery remains controversial. However, there is increasing evidence from a number of randomized clinical trials (RCTs) suggesting no benefit from the use of drains.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bjs.9448/abstracten_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The British journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.subjectSURGERYen_GB
dc.subject.meshDrainage-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshLength of Stay-
dc.subject.meshParathyroid Diseases-
dc.subject.meshPostoperative Care-
dc.subject.meshPublication Bias-
dc.subject.meshRandomized Controlled Trials as Topic-
dc.subject.meshSuction-
dc.subject.meshThyroid Diseases-
dc.subject.meshTreatment Outcome-
dc.subject.otherWOUND CAREen_GB
dc.subject.otherEAR, NOSE AND THROATen_GB
dc.titleSystematic review and meta-analysis of wound drains after thyroid surgery.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Otolaryngology, Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalThe British journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen

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