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The Impact of Hospital Quality on Thyroid Cancer Survival.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2020 Mar 21;162(3):269-276. Epub 2020 Jan 21.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599819900760DOI Listing
March 2020

Risks of Neoplasia and Malignancy in Surgically Resected Cystic Parotid Lesions.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2020 Jan 3;162(1):79-86. Epub 2019 Dec 3.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599819889699DOI Listing
January 2020

Harms of Pediatric Thyroid Cancer Overdiagnosis-Reply.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2019 Oct 17. Epub 2019 Oct 17.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2019.3054DOI Listing
October 2019

Pediatric Thyroid Cancer Incidence and Mortality Trends in the United States, 1973-2013.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2019 Jul;145(7):617-623

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://archotol.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/jam
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2019.0898DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6547136PMC
July 2019

Regionalization of head and neck cancer surgery may fragment care and impact overall survival.

Laryngoscope 2019 06 27;129(6):1413-1419. Epub 2018 Aug 27.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.27440DOI Listing
June 2019

Adjuvant external beam radiotherapy for locally invasive papillary thyroid cancer.

Head Neck 2019 06 8;41(6):1719-1724. Epub 2019 Jan 8.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25639DOI Listing
June 2019

Impact of lymph node sampling on survival in cN0 major salivary gland adenoid cystic carcinoma.

Head Neck 2019 06 8;41(6):1903-1907. Epub 2019 Jan 8.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25628DOI Listing
June 2019

Patient preferences regarding the communication of biopsy results in the general otolaryngology clinic.

Am J Otolaryngol 2019 Jan - Feb;40(1):83-88. Epub 2018 Oct 7.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, 801 Welch Road, Stanford, CA 94305-1611, United States of America. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S01960709183090
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2018.10.002DOI Listing
April 2019

Insurance Status and Survival of Patients with Salivary Gland Cancer.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 12 16;159(6):998-1005. Epub 2018 Oct 16.

2 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0194599818791798
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599818791798DOI Listing
December 2018

Intraoperative Corticosteroids for Voice Outcomes among Patients Undergoing Thyroidectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 11 7;159(5):811-816. Epub 2018 Aug 7.

1 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599818793414DOI Listing
November 2018

Oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma incidence and mortality trends in the United States, 1973-2013.

Laryngoscope 2018 07 31;128(7):1582-1588. Epub 2017 Oct 31.

Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.26972DOI Listing
July 2018

Retrograde Parotidectomy and facial nerve outcomes: A case series of 44 patients.

Am J Otolaryngol 2017 Sep - Oct;38(5):533-536. Epub 2017 May 5.

Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, 801 Welch Rd, Stanford, CA 94305.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2017.05.003DOI Listing
June 2018

Surrogate for oropharyngeal cancer HPV status in cancer database studies.

Head Neck 2017 12 30;39(12):2494-2500. Epub 2017 Sep 30.

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.24921DOI Listing
December 2017

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the external ear: a population based study.

Am J Otolaryngol 2016 Jul-Aug;37(4):346-50. Epub 2016 Feb 8.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2016.02.001DOI Listing
October 2017

Evaluation of a laryngopharyngeal reflux management protocol.

Am J Otolaryngol 2016 May-Jun;37(3):245-50. Epub 2016 Jan 22.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY; Department of Otolaryngology, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2016.01.008DOI Listing
October 2017

Survival Outcomes in Oropharyngeal Small-Cell Carcinoma Compared With Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Population-Based Study.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 07;143(7):734-736

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5824206PMC
July 2017

Health Literacy in Patients With Head and Neck Cancer: An Understudied Issue.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 07;143(7):645-646

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0242DOI Listing
July 2017

Identifying Intraoperative Nerve Monitoring in Thyroid Surgery Using Administrative Databases.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 04;143(4):427-428

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2016.3653DOI Listing
April 2017

Risk of Nodal Metastasis in Major Salivary Gland Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 04 7;156(4):660-664. Epub 2017 Feb 7.

1 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599817690138DOI Listing
April 2017

Impact of County-Level Socioeconomic Status on Oropharyngeal Cancer Survival in the United States.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 04 14;156(4):665-670. Epub 2017 Feb 14.

1 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599817691462DOI Listing
April 2017

Risk of Malignancy in Thyroid Nodules 4 cm or Larger.

Endocrinol Metab (Seoul) 2017 Mar 6;32(1):77-82. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3803/EnM.2017.32.1.77DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5368126PMC
March 2017

Health Literacy.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 03 20;156(3):395-396. Epub 2016 Dec 20.

1 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599816683664DOI Listing
March 2017

The rising incidence of major salivary gland cancer in the United States.

Ear Nose Throat J 2017 Mar;96(3):E13-E16

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/014556131709600319DOI Listing
March 2017

Racial disparities in oropharyngeal cancer survival.

Oral Oncol 2017 02 23;65:33-37. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2016.12.015DOI Listing
February 2017

Racial Disparities in Oropharyngeal Cancer Stage at Diagnosis.

Anticancer Res 2017 02;37(2):835-839

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21873/anticanres.11386DOI Listing
February 2017

Sociodemographic disparities in choice of therapy and survival in advanced laryngeal cancer.

Am J Otolaryngol 2016 Mar-Apr;37(2):65-9. Epub 2015 Oct 20.

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2015.10.004DOI Listing
December 2016

Health Literacy Assessment in an Otolaryngology Clinic Population.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 12 23;155(6):969-973. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599816664331DOI Listing
December 2016

Exploring the Use of Oropharyngeal Cancer Histology to Account for HPV Status in Population-based Studies.

Anticancer Res 2016 10;36(10):5515-5518

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21873/anticanres.11133DOI Listing
October 2016

Total Thyroidectomy Versus Lobectomy for the Treatment of Follicular Thyroid Microcarcinoma.

Anticancer Res 2016 Jun;36(6):2899-902

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, U.S.A.

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June 2016

Survival Outcomes in Early Stage Laryngeal Cancer.

Anticancer Res 2016 Jun;36(6):2903-7

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, U.S.A.

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June 2016

Survival outcomes in advanced laryngeal cancer.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2014 Sep;140(9):855-60

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2014.1671DOI Listing
September 2014

The Impact of Demographic and Socioeconomic Factors on Major Salivary Gland Cancer Survival.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2014 06 19;150(6):991-8. Epub 2014 Mar 19.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599814526556DOI Listing
June 2014

A systematic review of proton-pump inhibitor therapy for laryngopharyngeal reflux.

Ear Nose Throat J 2013 Aug;92(8):364-71

Department of Otolaryngology, Queens Hospital Center, 82-68 164th St., Jamaica, NY 11432, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/014556131309200811DOI Listing
August 2013

Second primaries after major salivary gland cancer.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2011 Aug;145(2):254-8

Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599811402899DOI Listing
August 2011

Methodological and statistical problems in uvulopalatopharyngoplasty research: a follow-up study.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2008 Aug;134(8):805-9

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archotol.134.8.805DOI Listing
August 2008

The effects of melatonin on tinnitus and sleep.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2006 Feb;134(2):210-3

Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otohns.2005.10.007DOI Listing
February 2006