Vocal Changes Following Thyroid Surgery: Prospective Study of Objective and Subjective Parameters

Fecha de publicación: 02/01/2019

Autores: Beatriz Delgado-Vargas, Azucena Lloris Romero-Salazar, and Ignacio Cobeta.

Abstract: Summary: Objective. Vocal changes are frequent following a surgical procedure to the thyroid gland. Even though they are a recognized morbidity, their bases are yet to be defined as well as their effect on vocal parameters. This study investigates the objective and subjective changes that occur after the surgery.
Study design. This study is a prospective analysis of consecutive cases.
Setting. This study was conducted in a single-center tertiary care facility.

Área de la especialidad: Patología de la Voz

Datos bibliográficos: Journal of Voice, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 27–32 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvoice.2017.09.012