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dc.contributor.authorHeikkinen, Maria
dc.contributor.authorHalttunen, Svantte
dc.contributor.authorTerävä, Markku
dc.contributor.authorKärkkäinen, Jussi M
dc.contributor.authorLöppönen, Heikki
dc.contributor.authorPenttilä, Elina
dc.date.accessioned2019-01-18T11:59:18Z
dc.date.available2019-01-18T11:59:18Z
dc.date.issued2018
dc.identifier.urihttps://erepo.uef.fi/handle/123456789/7348
dc.description.abstractKeypoints - Between January 2006 and December 2015, 320 patients with vocal fold paralysis (VFP) were identified in Kuopio University Hospital, Finland. - The overall annual incidence rate of VFP was 11.4 per 100 000 inhabitants (95% confidence interval 10.1‐12.8). - The most common aetiologies of VFP were iatrogenic (50.6%), idiopathic (21.6%) and neoplasm (14.7%). - The incidence of VFP after esophageal surgery was 16,6%, after mediastinoscopy 5.6%, after thyroid surgery 5.2%, after parathyroid surgery 4.3%, after non‐cardiac surgery through sternotomy 4%, after surgery of the aortic arch 3.2%, after carotid endarterectomy 1.4%, and after anterior cervical spine procedures 0,9%. - In addition to patients undergoing surgery of thyroid and parathyroid gland, patients undergoing surgery of the oesophagus or mediastinoscopy might also benefit from systematic screening for VFP.
dc.language.isoenglanti
dc.publisherWiley
dc.relation.ispartofseriesCLINICAL OTOLARYNGOLOGY
dc.relation.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1111/coa.13251
dc.rightsAll rights reserved
dc.titleVocal fold paresis as a surgical complication: our 10-year experience with 162 incidents
dc.description.versionfinal draft
dc.contributor.departmentSchool of Medicine / Clinical Medicine
uef.solecris.id58205843en
dc.type.publicationTieteelliset aikakauslehtiartikkelit
dc.rights.accessrights© John Wiley & Sons Ltd
dc.relation.doi10.1111/coa.13251
dc.description.reviewstatuspeerReviewed
dc.relation.issn1749-4478
dc.relation.volume[Epub ahead of print 22 Nov 2018]
dc.rights.accesslevelopenAccess
dc.type.okmA1
uef.solecris.openaccessEi


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